What is the opposite of meticulous?

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Opposite of characterized by very precise, conscientious attention to details
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Opposite of exact in correspondence or adherence to something; not allowing or admitting deviation or relaxation
“For the kids, the rules can probably be adhered to in a loose manner.”
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Opposite of extremely thorough and careful
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(of statements or instructions) Opposite of precise and clear
“He's a good worker, but he will not understand what needs to be done if you give him vague instructions.”
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Opposite of extremely beautiful and delicate
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(of knowledge) Opposite of characterized by an attention to detail or thoroughness
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(of thought or planning) Opposite of careful or thorough in nature
“Any rash or ill-considered decision can have repercussions on the stability of this country.”
Adjective
Opposite of regulated
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Opposite of made or done with great care or with much detail
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Opposite of of delicate or intricate workmanship or structure
“Her culinary style was rather coarse and rustic, which was the way her grandmother taught her to cook.”
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Opposite of always right or accurate
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Opposite of displaying logic and common sense
“Her explanation for her bad behavior was completely illogical.”
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Opposite of accurate
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Opposite of denoting or relating to an action that takes place at a particular point in time
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