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do-nothing

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1 a lazy person
  • the new boss quickly figured out who the do-nothings were and fired them

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2 an idle worthless person
  • he indiscriminately dismisses the state legislators as a bunch of do-nothings who live at the taxpayers' expense

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“Do-nothing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/do-nothing. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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