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SHIFTLESS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does shiftless mean? 

SHIFTLESS (adjective)
  The adjective SHIFTLESS has 1 sense:

1. lacking or characterized by lack of ambition or initiative; lazy

  Familiarity information: SHIFTLESS used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SHIFTLESS (adjective)


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Meaning:

Lacking or characterized by lack of ambition or initiative; lazy

Context examples:

a shiftless student / studied in a shiftless way

Similar:

ambitionless; unambitious (having little desire for success or achievement)


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