Synonyms and Antonyms of skin-deep
lying on or affecting only the outer layer of something
- Fortunately, the cut was only skin-deep.
having or showing a lack of depth of understanding or character
- The book provides some interesting anecdotes but only offers a skin-deep analysis of the events it chronicles.
cursory, hasty, oversimple, passing, sketchy
aimless, desultory, haphazard, hit-or-miss, random
limited, narrow, restricted
broad, complete, comprehensive, exhaustive, extensive, far-reaching, wide
general, global, inclusive