Sentence Examples


  • Everyone was tired so after perfunctory greetings over a single glass of wine for those of us drinking, we retreated to our sleeping quarters.
  • She turned, peering again down the river, as if the message she'd delivered was as perfunctory as a call to supper.
  • He dropped a perfunctory kiss on her cheek and left.
  • She gave a perfunctory little smile of dismissal.
  • Another question is whether the Treasury is consulting Eddie George himself, in any more than a very perfunctory sense.

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