Textual thesaurus for "casual"

(adj) passing, perfunctory, cursory

hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough

a casual (or cursory) inspection failed to reveal the house's structural flaws; a passing glance; perfunctory courtesy

(adj) nonchalant, insouciant

marked by blithe unconcern

an ability to interest casual students; showed a casual disregard for cold weather; an utterly insouciant financial policy; an elegantly insouciant manner; drove his car with nonchalant abandon; was polite in a teasing nonchalant manner

(adj) effortless

not showing effort or strain

a difficult feat performed with casual mastery; careless grace

(adj) daily, everyday

appropriate for ordinary or routine occasions

casual clothes; everyday clothes

(adj) free-and-easy

natural and unstudied

using their Christian names in a casual way; lectured in a free-and-easy style

(adj) fooling

characterized by a feeling of irresponsibility

a broken back is nothing to be casual about; it is no fooling matter

(adj) chance

occurring or appearing or singled out by chance

seek help from casual passers-by; a casual meeting; a chance occurrence

(adj) occasional

occurring from time to time

casual employment; a casual correspondence with a former teacher; an occasional worker