Definitions for fecklessˈfɛk lɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

feck•lessˈfɛk lɪs(adj.)

  1. ineffective; incompetent; futile.

  2. having no sense of responsibility; indifferent; lazy.

Origin of feckless:

1590–1600; orig. Scots, form of effect


Princeton's WordNet

  1. feckless(adj)

    not fit to assume responsibility

  2. feckless, inept(adj)

    generally incompetent and ineffectual

    "feckless attempts to repair the plumbing"; "inept handling of the account"


  1. feckless(Adjective)

    Lacking purpose.

  2. feckless(Adjective)

    Without skill, ineffective, incompetent.

  3. feckless(Adjective)

    Lacking the courage to act in any meaningful way.

  4. feckless(Adjective)

    Lacking vitality.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Feckless(adj)

    spiritless; weak; worthless

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