What does feckless mean?

Definitions for feckless
ˈfɛk lɪsfeck·less

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word feckless.

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"

Wiktionary

  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

    Etymology: [Perh. a corruption of effectless.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. feckless

    Weak and silly.

How to pronounce feckless?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of feckless in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of feckless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of feckless in a Sentence

  1. Janet Morris:

    You three have done quite enough today: all of you and your feckless, treacherous god.

  2. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie:

    We would shoot down the planes of Russian pilots if in fact they were stupid enough to think that this president was the same feckless weakling( as) the president we have in the Oval Office... right now.

  3. Ted Cruz:

    Four decades ago Jimmy Carter gave away the Panama Canal, we built it, we paid for it and then a feckless left-wing president gave it away. Well Mr. President, you don't have the authority to give away vital military assets, and if you do that, you will be held accountable by the next president for undermining the national security of this country.

  4. Samantha Bee:

    Ivanka Trump, who works at the White House, chose to post the second most oblivious tweet we've seen this week, you know, Ivanka Trump, that's a beautiful photo of you and your child, but let me just say, one mother to another, do something about your dad's immigration practices, you feckless c *** !

  5. Jessica Brandt:

    China's playing a real balancing game, it's painted India's response to its deepening health crisis, for example, as feckless and ineffective. And it's used pretty jarring propaganda images to do that. And then to external audiences, it's portrayed itself as a great friend to India.

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Translations for feckless

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  • فارعArabic
  • вял, напразен, безцелен, безпомощен, слаб, безполезенBulgarian
  • hjælpeløs, initiativløs, udueligDanish
  • FurchtlosGerman
  • irresponsableSpanish
  • سستPersian
  • incapable, irresponsable, irréfléchiFrench
  • חַלָשׁ וְלֹא אַחֲרַאִיHebrew
  • 無防備なJapanese
  • IMPROVIDUSLatin
  • onhandig, inefficiënt, doelloos, lamlendig, futloos, fecklessDutch
  • udugelig, hjelpeløs, ubehjelpelig, initiativløs, fecklessNorwegian
  • FecklessPortuguese
  • вя́лый, бесполе́зный, беспо́мощный, сла́бый, напра́сный, бесце́льныйRussian
  • hjälplös, oduglig, rådlösSwedish

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