stickit

adjective
stick·​it | \ ˈsti-kət How to pronounce stickit (audio) \

Definition of stickit

1 Scotland : unfinished
2 chiefly Scotland : having failed especially in an intended profession

First Known Use of stickit

1784, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for stickit

Scots, from past participle of English stick entry 3

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“Stickit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stickit. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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