What is the opposite of thoroughly?

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Adverb
Opposite of in a thorough manner
“Stacks of bricks and timber covered in tarpaulins were piled carelessly around half-built houses.”
Adverb
Opposite of to a very large or absolute degree
“The man was dressed all in black, wearing a ski mask that partially obscured his face.”
Adverb
Opposite of to the greatest degree
“There is only slightly more rain in this region during autumn compared to spring.”
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Opposite of to an absolute extent or degree
“He wasn't remotely close to guessing how many jelly beans were in that jar.”
Adverb
Opposite of in a comprehensive, exhaustive or extensive way
“I believe the investigation was conducted inadequately and a new inquiry will be required.”
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Opposite of in many different places
Adverb
Opposite of denoting a close relationship between two or more individuals
“We've only met a couple of times and we only know each other vaguely.”
Adverb
Opposite of with determination or diligence
“It was unlikely that he would ever reach his goals by only working lazily towards them.”
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