Blog
Words

What does "Shiftless" mean?

Definition

(a.) Destitute of expedients, or not using successful expedients; characterized by failure, especially by failure to provide for one's own support, through negligence or incapacity; hence, lazy; improvident; thriftless; as, a shiftless fellow; shiftless management


Synonyms unambitious, ambitionless


Example: "A shiftless student"