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English definition of “no-good”

no-good

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˌnəʊˈɡʊd/ us    /ˌnoʊ-/ US slang disapproving
describes someone who does nothing useful or helpful and is therefore considered to be of little value: a no-good son of a bitchUseless and futile
(Definition of no-good adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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