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 Dictionary entry overview: What does feckless mean? 

FECKLESS (adjective)
  The adjective FECKLESS has 2 senses:

1. not fit to assume responsibility
2. generally incompetent and ineffectual

  Familiarity information: FECKLESS used as an adjective is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

FECKLESS (adjective)

Sense 1feckless [BACK TO TOP]


Not fit to assume responsibility


irresponsible (showing lack of care for consequences)

Sense 2feckless [BACK TO TOP]


Generally incompetent and ineffectual


feckless; inept

Context examples:

feckless attempts to repair the plumbing / inept handling of the account


incompetent (not qualified or suited for a purpose)

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