Definition of perfunctorily adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

perfunctorily

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//pəˈfʌŋktrəli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//pərˈfʌŋktrəli//
 
(formal)
 
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as a duty or habit, without real interest, attention or feeling to nod/smile perfunctorily The guard glanced perfunctorily at her pass and let her through.