Definition for SU-PER-FI'CIAL-LY


  1. On the surface only; as, a substance superficially tinged with a color.
  2. On the surface or exterior part only; without penetrating the substance or essence; as, to survey things superficially. – Milton.
  3. Without going deep or searching things to the bottom; slightly. He reasons superficially. I have laid down superficially my present thoughts. – Dryden.

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