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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Lack of depth of knowledge or thought or feeling; Shallowness in terms of affecting only surface layers of something.

Usage examples (34)
  • He ignored the wound because of its superficiality
  • I am lamenting the fact that superficiality is more common than deep, meaningful conversation.
  • (Evidently addicted to CSI, she rabbited on at length about GSR -- but her superficiality is exposed here.)
  • Overall, Saved! is an exceptional study in superficiality of all kinds, not just the expected "Oh, Christians are so shallow." for more
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