do-nothing


1do–noth·ing

noun \ˈdü-ˌnə-thiŋ\

: someone who is lazy

Full Definition of DO-NOTHING

:  a shiftless or lazy person

First Known Use of DO-NOTHING

1579

2do–nothing

adjective

: not willing to work, help, etc.

: failing to achieve or do anything important

Full Definition of DO-NOTHING

:  marked by inactivity or failure to make positive progress
do–noth·ing·ism \-ˌi-zəm\ noun

First Known Use of DO-NOTHING

1832

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