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Happening by chance.
(RQ:Irving Sketch Boo)
- casual breaks, in the general system
Coming without regularity; occasional or incidental.
- a constant habit, rather than a casual gesture
(quote-book)|chapter=17| title=The Mirror and the Lamp| passage=This time was most dreadful for Lilian. Thrown on her own resources and almost penniless, she maintained herself and paid the rent of a wretched room near the hospital by working as a charwoman, sempstress, anything. In a moment she had dropped to the level of a casual labourer.
2007, Nick Holland, ''The Girl on the Bus'' (page 117)
- I removed my jacket and threw it casually over the back of the settee.
Happening or coming to pass without design.
(quote-book)|title=(w)| chapter=8|url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL2004261W| passage=It was a casual sneer, obviously one of a long line. There was hatred behind it, but of a quiet, chronic type, nothing new or unduly virulent, and he was taken aback by the flicker of amazed incredulity that passed over the younger man's ravaged face.
2012, Jeff Miller, ''Grown at Glen Garden: Ben Hogan, Byron Nelson, and the Little Texas Golf Course that Propelled Them to Stardom''
- Hogan assumed the entire creek bed was to be played as a casual hazard, moved his ball out and assessed himself a one-stroke penalty.
Designed for informal or everyday use.
A worker who is only working for a company occasionally, not as its permanent employee.
A soldier temporarily at a place of duty, usually en route to another place of duty.
A player of games.
1972, Lee C. Garrison, "The Needs of Motion Picture Audiences", ''California Management Review'', Volume 15, Issue 2, Winter 1972, page 149:
- Casuals outnumbered regulars in the art-house audience two to one.
2010, Jennifer Gillan, ''Television and New Media: Must-Click TV'', page 16:
- Most often, when a series is marketed toward casuals, the loyals feel that their interests and needs are not being met.
2018, E. J. Nielsen, "The Gay Elephant Meta in the Room: ''Sherlock'' and the Johnlock Conspiracy", in ''Queerbaiting and Fandom: Teasing Fans Through Homoerotic Possibilities'' (ed. Joseph Brennan), page 91:
- Treating a gay relationship as a puzzle that must be pursued by the clever viewers and hidden from “casuals” until a narrative reveal at the eleventh hour seems antithetical to the idea of normalized representation that TJLCers claim as the main reason they want Johnlock to be canon, (..)