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- ne're-do-well (possibly nonstandard)
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈnɛə.duˌwɛl/
- (US) IPA(key): /ˈnɛʔɚ.duˌwɛl/, IPA(key): /ˈnɛɚ.duˌwɛl/
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- A person without a means of support; an idle, worthless person; a loafer; a person who is ineffectual, unsuccessful, or completely lacking in merit; a good-for-nothing.
- A person who is up to no good; a rogue.
good-for-nothing — see good-for-nothing