What is the opposite of purposefully?

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Opposite of in an intentional or conscious manner
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Opposite of in a way that involves physical strength, effort, or energy
“She walked slowly and feebly, as if she were convalescing from a long illness.”
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Opposite of done with meticulousness and extreme attention to detail
“He cut the paper carelessly and consequently made a mess of it.”
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Opposite of actively, or with great endeavor or resolve
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Opposite of with physical difficulty
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Opposite of deliberately and specifically
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Opposite of to a greater extent or more intensely than before
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Opposite of for a specific purpose
“The blades can either be flat for general use, or spooned for faster propulsion.”
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Opposite of in a telling manner
“He allows plot points and characters to meander around meaninglessly, while avoiding obvious elements like purpose and plausibility.”
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Opposite of on a large scale, expansively
“Thinking small is not going to impress the investors.”
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