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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An idle worthless person.

Usage examples (35)
  • The bank had at once suspected the ne'er-do-well son.
  • He was a well-known ne'er-do-well among the Italian colony.
  • If you're not an alcoholic ne'er-do-well millionaire, you're the One.
  • It was only those ne'er-do-well sort of people who were thus favored. for more
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