no-good

adjective
\ˈnō-ˈgu̇d \

Definition of no-good 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: having no worth, virtue, use, or chance of success a no-good scoundrel

no-good

noun
\ˈnō-ˌgu̇d \

Definition of no-good (Entry 2 of 2)

: a no-good person or thing

Synonyms & Antonyms for no-good

Synonyms: Adjective

empty, junky, null, vain, valueless, worthless

Synonyms: Noun

baddie (or baddy), beast, brute, devil, evildoer, fiend, heavy, hound, knave, meanie (also meany), miscreant, monster, nazi, rapscallion, rascal, reprobate, rogue, savage, scalawag (or scallywag), scamp, scoundrel, varlet, villain, wretch

Antonyms: Adjective

useful, valuable, worthy

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First Known Use of no-good

Adjective

1904, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1871, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of no-good was in 1871

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no-good

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of no-good

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: having no worth, use, or chance of success

no-good

noun

English Language Learners Definition of no-good (Entry 2 of 2)

: a bad or useless person

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