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ne'er–do–well

noun \-d-ˌwel\

: a lazy and worthless person

Full Definition of NE'ER-DO-WELL

:  an idle worthless person
ne'er–do–well adjective
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First Known Use of NE'ER-DO-WELL

1736
NE'ER-DO-WELL Defined for Kids

ne'er–do–well

noun \ˈner-d-ˌwel\

Definition of NE'ER-DO-WELL for Kids

:  a worthless person who will not work

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