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Definition of shiftless:

  1. 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.


indolent, sluggish, do-nothing, ambitionless, unambitious, inactive, lazy, lazy, sluggard, ambitionless, industrious, idle, slothful, action, bone lazy, indolent.

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