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Synonyms for casual
ˈkæʒ u əlca·su·al

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. casualadjective

    Synonyms:
    fortuitous, accidental, occasional, incidental

    Antonyms:
    scheduled, formal

  2. casualadjective

    Happening by chance.

    They only had casual meetings.

    Synonyms:
    occasional, incidental, fortuitous, accidental

    Antonyms:
    formal, scheduled

  3. casualadjective

    Coming without regularity; occasional or incidental.

    The purchase of donuts were just casual expenses.

    Synonyms:
    incidental, fortuitous, occasional, accidental

    Antonyms:
    formal, scheduled

  4. casualadjective

    Employed irregularly

    He was just a casual worker.

    Synonyms:
    accidental, incidental, fortuitous, occasional

    Antonyms:
    scheduled, formal

  5. casualadjective

    Careless.

    Synonyms:
    fortuitous, occasional, accidental, incidental

    Antonyms:
    formal, scheduled

  6. casualadjective

    Happening or coming to pass without design.

    Synonyms:
    occasional, accidental, fortuitous, incidental

    Antonyms:
    formal, scheduled

  7. casualadjective

    Informal, relaxed.

    Synonyms:
    fortuitous, occasional, accidental, incidental

    Antonyms:
    scheduled, formal

  8. casualadjective

    Designed for informal use.

    Synonyms:
    occasional, fortuitous, accidental, incidental

    Antonyms:
    scheduled, formal

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms1.0 / 1 vote

  1. casual

    Synonyms:
    accidental, occasional, incidental, contingent, unforeseen, fortuitous

    Antonyms:
    regular, ordinary, systematic, periodic, certain, fixed

Princeton's WordNet4.0 / 4 votes

  1. casual, insouciant, nonchalantadjective

    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, everyday

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

  2. casualadjective

    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, dailyadjective

    appropriate for ordinary or routine occasions

    "casual clothes"; "everyday clothes"

    Synonyms:
    routine, occasional, passing(a), everyday, effortless, cursory, fooling, day-by-day, quotidian, daily, 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)adjective

    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), perfunctoryadjective

    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, occasionaladjective

    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, everyday

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

  7. fooling, casualadjective

    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, everyday

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

  8. free-and-easy, casualadjective

    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, everyday

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

  9. casual, effortlessadjective

    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, everyday

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. casualadjective

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. casualadjective

    Synonyms:
    chance, accidental, fortuitous, contingent

Nicknames0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of known nicknames for "Casual":

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#3606temporary
#4394everyday
#4833casual
#5269routine
#7868subsidiary
#7935periodic
#8529occasional
#8668supplemental
#11333provisional
#11733accidental
#12548transient
#13558contingent
#13621incidental
#16784outward
#17443causal
#19703superficial
#24515breezy
#24522mundane
#27660sporadic
#29255unforeseen
#31396unplanned
#31918effortless
#32135infrequent
#35699superfluous
#37914superimposed
#40664fooling
#41061episodic
#44272extrinsic
#49265cursory
#52578unconnected
#62954unremarkable
#71442fortuitous
#88271flippant
#92204perfunctory
#103712nonchalant
#110840quotidian
#113054adventitious
#160128workaday
#265579insouciant

How to use casual in a sentence?

  1. Arnie Alpert:

    I feel like because we have this opportunity, that means we have a responsibility. So it’s not something we can be casual about, it’s something we need to be deliberate about.

  2. Chief Executive Greg Creed:

    Our China Division is off to a good start in the third quarter for both KFC and Pizza Hut Casual Dining, including a return to positive same-store sales at Pizza Hut Casual Dining in recent weeks.

  3. Steve Vladeck:

    If it's purely a question of who's louder, the campaign -- with a casual relationship with the truth -- can take advantage of the mechanics of judicial proceedings to spin a narrative of how the proceedings are going, but only for so long.

  4. Denver Mayor Michael Hancock:

    Six years ago, when Detective Leslie Branch-Wise was on my detail, we became friends, and I blurred the lines between being a friend and being a boss. Our text exchanges became too casual, too familiar, and last week I learned, after six years, that they hurt her and offended her ….

  5. John Cook:

    Given that [ climate change ] is an existential threat, we can't be casual about the seriousness about the threat of climate misinformation, it needs to be addressed with the same level of urgency and proactiveness that they're showing with Covid-19 and election misinformation.


Translations for casual

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  • عرArabic
  • небрежен, инцидентен, непредвиден, случаен, неофициаленBulgarian
  • informal, ocasional, casualCatalan, Valencian
  • občasný, příležitostný, náhodný, brigádníkCzech
  • afslappetDanish
  • beiläufig, zufällig, gleichgültig, gelegentlich, ungezwungen, unmethodisch, sportlich, legerGerman
  • τυχαίος, απρόβλεπτος, περιστασιακόςGreek
  • hazardaEsperanto
  • ocasional, casual, deportivoSpanish
  • occasionnelFrench
  • lezser, kényelmes, váratlan, nemtörődöm, fesztelen, véletlen, közvetlen, alkalmi munkás, alkalmi, hétköznapiHungarian
  • santaiIndonesian
  • casualeItalian
  • 偶然, 日用, カジュアル, 非正規雇用, 思い掛けない, 普段Japanese
  • შემთხვევითიGeorgian
  • 평상복Korean
  • ōpaki, pakiraraMāori
  • tilfeldigNorwegian
  • codzienny, sezonowy, dorywczy, przypadkowy, doraźny, niedbałyPolish
  • casualPortuguese
  • случайный, небрежный, неформальный, повседневный, сезонный, непреднамеренный, непарадный, неофициальный, временный, непроизвольныйRussian
  • sportif, şans eseri, rahat, tesadüfen, rastgele, boşverci, arasıraTurkish
  • випадковийUkrainian
  • binh thươngVietnamese

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