What is the opposite of cursory?

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Opposite of hasty and therefore not thorough or detailed
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Opposite of done or occurring spontaneously, without conscious thought or attention
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Opposite of offensively nonchalant or cool in manner
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Opposite of lasting or taking a small amount of time
“After years of professional service, Sarah decided to take an extended sabbatical to travel the world.”
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Opposite of done or happening suddenly or quickly
“She's a slow and methodical worker, and her drawings reflect the extra care she takes.”
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Opposite of lasting for a very short time
“She left such a lasting impression at her workplace that her colleagues were reduced to tears when they discovered she was leaving.”
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Opposite of lacking full energy, effort, commitment, or resolve
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Opposite of as likely to be unsuccessful as successful
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Opposite of not including needless details or formalities
“I thought your editing was off base, by the way, as are most of your lengthy comments on this site.”
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Opposite of showing haughty disregard
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Opposite of acting or done without proper thought or consideration
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Opposite of having a meaning that is open to several interpretations
“Although she gave explicit directions to the Eiffel Tower, we still managed to lose our way.”
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Opposite of not exhibiting, requiring, or capable of serious thought
“He became a deeply spiritual person who was also a profound thinker and a talented writer.”
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Opposite of not expressing criticism or using one's critical faculties
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Opposite of done or acting in an indifferent or apathetic manner
“He displays a passionate disposition to saving endangered wildlife.”
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(law) Opposite of performed speedily and without formal ceremony
“Dismantling such structures has proved difficult, and the process of economic reform has often been tentative, dilatory, and slow.”
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