What is the opposite of exhaustive?

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Opposite of including or considering all elements or aspects
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Opposite of not having had objectionable content removed
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Opposite of constituting or referring to all of something
“Members of the public were only allowed to see an incomplete version of the official report.”
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Opposite of with everything included, and nothing missing or absent
“The submission of an incomplete package could be viewed as a lack of attention to detail.”
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Opposite of of broad scope or content
“Farmers reliant on a limited range of organic crops are likely to suffer significantly.”
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Opposite of conclusive or definitive
“She has given us an extremely vague description of the perpetrator, therefore, we cannot press charges.”
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Opposite of having many details
“This is a fragment of real history mixed up with a vague account of a real island.”
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Opposite of a hefty amount or abundant
“Only an insignificant amount of the mass of the atom is associated with electrons.”
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(of knowledge) Opposite of characterized by an attention to detail or thoroughness
“With only a superficial understanding of their position, students present their arguments half-heartedly.”
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Opposite of of or relating to everyone in the world or everyone in a particular place or society
“These semantics reflect the peer's individual view on the world.”
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Opposite of including all the services or items normally expected or required
“The achievement has now put him in an elite and exclusive club of players who have attained multiple Grand Slams in a single calendar year.”
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Opposite of involving a full or complete view or approach
“The atomistic approach is advantageous particularly when solving the whole modeling problem would be too time-consuming.”
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Opposite of done with or showing thought and attention
“Goldfinger met his doom because of his careless underestimation of Sansa Stark.”
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Opposite of vigorous, enthusiastic, and without compromise
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Opposite of of recognized authority
“The unofficial action began early in the morning when pickets were placed outside the station.”
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