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WORD OF THE WEEK

Feckless |ˈfekləs|

adjective

(of a person) lacking in efficiency or vitality: a feckless mama's boy.
• unthinking and irresponsible: the feckless exploitation of the world's natural resources.
 
DERIVATIVES
fecklessly adverb
fecklessness noun
 
ORIGIN late 16th century: from Scots and northern English dialect feck (from effeck, variant of effect ) + -less.

Feckless
adjective
The feckless bum hasn't gotten off our sofa for ten days: USELESS, worthless,incompetent, inept, good-for-nothing, ne'er-do-well; lazy, idle,slothful, indolent, irresponsible, shiftless; informal no-good, no-account.

 

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