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shiftless

adjective uk   us   /ˈʃɪft.ləs/ disapproving
lazy and not having much determination or a clear purpose: He called the young people shiftless, lazy and good-for-nothing.
Translations of “shiftless”
in Chinese (Traditional) 沒志氣的, 得過且過的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 没志气的, 得过且过的…
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