Perfunctory is an adjective that can be used to describe something that is performed as a routine, expected act. being hasty, superficial. Lacking interest or enthusiasm.
- The audience responded with ‘perfunctory’ applause.
- She arrives everyday into the office, with a ‘perfunctory’ work ethic.
- Always do what you are passionate about, so that you don’t live in a ‘perfunctory’ manner.