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oberflächlich in English:

1. perfunctorily



English word "oberflächlich"(perfunctorily) occurs in sets:

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2. perfunctory


The inspection was quite perfunctory.
She gave him a perfunctory smile.

English word "oberflächlich"(perfunctory) occurs in sets:

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3. superficially


we analyzed this superficially.
Under no circumestances can these be dealt with superficially.

English word "oberflächlich"(superficially) occurs in sets:

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4. superficial


His essay gave only a superficial analysis of the problem, so it was a real surprise to him when he got the highest grade in the class.
A perfect knowledge of a few writers and a few subjects is more valuable than a superficial one of a great many.
over superficial, insignificant things
Samantha is very superficial. She married her husband because he's rich.
Divine one, I am entirely superficial and I intend to stay that way.
Like all single career women, Bridget is a slobbering alcoholic, a superficial ninny posing as a competent professional and intellectual.
The study is too superficial for us to reach any conclusion
Somebody who wavers between hope and fear over superficial things should not be appointed to a management position.
If you have a complaint let me hear it. There's a difference between superficial obedience and honest loyalty you know.
We know that you're superficial enough to be happy about this gift.
We are all tattooed in our cradles with the beliefs of our tribe; the record may seem superficial, but it is indelible.
And although the change may seem superficial, it is not.
He's fun to be with, but he's very superficial.
Shaniqua es superficial, solo le importa su apariencia.
Nowadays people can be superficial. They only believe what they see.

English word "oberflächlich"(superficial) occurs in sets:

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5. shallow


This river becomes shallow at that point.
After killing Tom, Mary buried him in a shallow grave.
This plate is shallow
And it was a long way down to the river, and the river was shallow and fast.
Due to the size of the iPad Pro the keyboard is quite large and the keys are well spaced, but they are quite shallow which takes some getting used to.
shallow breathing
It's still shallow, eh. My feet still touch the bottom. "It's quite a shallow beach. Yotsuba, you can still touch the bottom can't you?"
The curriculum of this school is wide and shallow.
Between you and me, he's a shallow thinker.
And all of the other shallow things will not matter
But I want to jump up to shallow water now and look at some creatures that are positively amazing.
If he's only interested in your looks, that shows how shallow he is.
She started at the driver's chest. He was breathing, but the motion was shallow.
It will be hard for him to do this job as he has shallow knowledge of this field.
The river that flows through our city is very shallow

English word "oberflächlich"(shallow) occurs in sets:

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