Synonyms of superficial in English:

superficial


See definition of superficial

adjective

1‘his face was blotched with superficial burns’

SYNONYMS
surface, exterior, external, outer, outside, outermost, peripheral, slight
ANTONYMS

deep, thorough

2‘she made no attempt to be friendly on anything but the most superficial level’

SYNONYMS
shallow, surface, on the surface, skin-deep, minimal, artificial
insignificant, unimportant, empty, hollow, meaningless
ANTONYMS

deep, significant

3‘a superficial investigation’

SYNONYMS
cursory, perfunctory, casual, sketchy, desultory, unconsidered, token, slapdash, slipshod, offhand, inadequate, imperfect, slight
rushed, hasty, hurried, rapid, fleeting, passing
ANTONYMS

thorough, comprehensive

4‘its spines give it a superficial resemblance to a hedgehog’

SYNONYMS
apparent, specious, seeming, outward, ostensible, cosmetic, slight
ANTONYMS

genuine, authentic

5‘I think there is too much superficial cricket autobiography available’

SYNONYMS
trivial, lightweight, sketchy, slight, insignificant
ANTONYMS

profound

6‘I suppose Michael was quite a superficial person, but to me he represented excitement’

SYNONYMS
facile, shallow, glib, flippant, thoughtless, empty-headed, trivial, frivolous, silly, inane, without depth, fatuous
ANTONYMS

thoughtful