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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Idle or indolent especially in a dreamy way; Without spirit or liveliness.

Usage examples (38)
  • It was the previous landlord who had accepted the lackadaisical approach by the tenant.
  • A lackadaisical attempt
  • She was annoyingly lackadaisical and impractical
  • Brian Campbell probably developed a few bad habits during what he described as a lackadaisical week of practice. for more
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