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Synonyms for casualˈkæʒ u əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. casual, insouciant, nonchalant(adj)

    marked by blithe unconcern

    "an ability to interest casual students"; "showed a casual disregard for cold weather"; "an utterly insouciant financial policy"; "an elegantly insouciant manner"; "drove his car with nonchalant abandon"; "was polite in a teasing nonchalant manner"

    Synonyms:
    daily, effortless, free-and-easy, passing(a), fooling, nonchalant, chance(a), cursory, insouciant, occasional, perfunctory, casual, everyday

    Antonyms:
    formal, hard, regular, heavy, planned, difficult, concerned, careful

  2. casual(adj)

    without or seeming to be without plan or method; offhand

    "a casual remark"; "information collected by casual methods and in their spare time"

    Synonyms:
    daily, effortless, free-and-easy, passing(a), fooling, nonchalant, chance(a), cursory, insouciant, occasional, perfunctory, everyday

    Antonyms:
    hard, careful, planned, concerned, heavy, formal, regular, difficult

  3. casual, everyday, daily(adj)

    appropriate for ordinary or routine occasions

    "casual clothes"; "everyday clothes"

    Synonyms:
    routine, occasional, passing(a), everyday, effortless, cursory, fooling, day-by-day, quotidian, daily, casual, chance(a), free-and-easy, nonchalant, day-after-day, day-to-day, workaday, unremarkable, perfunctory, insouciant, mundane

    Antonyms:
    careful, planned, hard, concerned, regular, heavy, formal, difficult

  4. casual, chance(a)(adj)

    occurring or appearing or singled out by chance

    "seek help from casual passers-by"; "a casual meeting"; "a chance occurrence"

    Antonyms:
    regular, heavy, formal, hard, difficult, planned, concerned, careful

  5. casual, cursory, passing(a), perfunctory(adj)

    hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough

    "a casual (or cursory) inspection failed to reveal the house's structural flaws"; "a passing glance"; "perfunctory courtesy"

    Antonyms:
    hard, difficult, formal, heavy, careful, planned, concerned, regular

  6. casual, occasional(adj)

    occurring from time to time

    "casual employment"; "a casual correspondence with a former teacher"; "an occasional worker"

    Synonyms:
    daily, effortless, free-and-easy, passing(a), fooling, episodic, nonchalant, chance(a), occasional(a), cursory, insouciant, periodic, occasional, perfunctory, casual, everyday

    Antonyms:
    planned, concerned, regular, difficult, heavy, hard, careful, formal

  7. fooling, casual(adj)

    characterized by a feeling of irresponsibility

    "a broken back is nothing to be casual about; it is no fooling matter"

    Synonyms:
    daily, effortless, free-and-easy, passing(a), fooling, nonchalant, chance(a), cursory, insouciant, occasional, perfunctory, casual, everyday

    Antonyms:
    regular, heavy, planned, concerned, careful, formal, difficult, hard

  8. free-and-easy, casual(adj)

    natural and unstudied

    "using their Christian names in a casual way"; "lectured in a free-and-easy style"

    Synonyms:
    daily, effortless, free-and-easy, passing(a), fooling, nonchalant, chance(a), cursory, insouciant, occasional, perfunctory, casual, everyday

    Antonyms:
    concerned, planned, hard, formal, difficult, heavy, regular, careful

  9. casual, effortless(adj)

    not showing effort or strain

    "a difficult feat performed with casual mastery"; "careless grace"

    Synonyms:
    daily, effortless, free-and-easy, passing(a), fooling, nonchalant, chance(a), cursory, insouciant, occasional, perfunctory, casual, everyday

    Antonyms:
    formal, difficult, concerned, careful, regular, planned, hard, heavy

Wiktionary

  1. casual(noun)

    Synonyms:
    fortuitous, accidental, occasional, incidental

    Antonyms:
    scheduled, formal

  2. casual(noun)

    Happening by chance.

    Synonyms:
    accidental, fortuitous, incidental, occasional

    Antonyms:
    scheduled, formal

  3. casual(noun)

    Coming without regularity; occasional or incidental.

    Synonyms:
    accidental, occasional, fortuitous, incidental

    Antonyms:
    scheduled, formal

  4. casual(adjective)

    Employed irregularly

    Synonyms:
    occasional, fortuitous, incidental, accidental

    Antonyms:
    formal, scheduled

  5. casual(adjective)

    Careless.

    Synonyms:
    fortuitous, occasional, accidental, incidental

    Antonyms:
    formal, scheduled

  6. casual(adjective)

    Happening or coming to pass without design.

    Synonyms:
    incidental, occasional, fortuitous, accidental

    Antonyms:
    scheduled, formal

  7. casual(adjective)

    Informal, relaxed.

    Synonyms:
    incidental, accidental, fortuitous, occasional

    Antonyms:
    formal, scheduled

  8. casual(adjective)

    Designed for informal use.

    Synonyms:
    occasional, fortuitous, accidental, incidental

    Antonyms:
    scheduled, formal

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. casual(a.)

    Synonyms:
    accidental, fortuitous, incidental, contingent, that happens by chance


Translations for casual

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • عرArabic
  • случаен, непредвиден, небрежен, неофициален, инцидентенBulgarian
  • informal, casual, ocasionalCatalan, Valencian
  • náhodný, občasný, příležitostný, brigádníkCzech
  • afslappetDanish
  • unmethodisch, sportlich, gelegentlich, ungezwungen, zufällig, leger, gleichgültigGerman
  • περιστασιακός, τυχαίος, απρόβλεπτοςGreek
  • deportivo, ocasional, casualSpanish
  • occasionnelFrench
  • hétköznapi, alkalmi, alkalmi munkás, közvetlen, nemtörődöm, váratlan, lezser, kényelmes, fesztelen, véletlenHungarian
  • casualeItalian
  • 普段, カジュアル, 偶然, 日用, 思い掛けない, 非正規雇用Japanese
  • შემთხვევითიGeorgian
  • 평상복Korean
  • ōpaki, pakiraraMāori
  • tilfeldigNorwegian
  • codzienny, dorywczy, niedbały, doraźny, sezonowy, przypadkowyPolish
  • небрежный, неформальный, сезонный, случайный, неофициальный, временный, непроизвольный, непарадный, непреднамеренный, повседневныйRussian
  • şans eseri, rahat, tesadüfen, boşverci, sportif, arasıra, rastgeleTurkish
  • випадковийUkrainian

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