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1. shiftless

adjective. ['ˈʃɪftlɪs'] lacking or characterized by lack of ambition or initiative; lazy.

Synonyms

  • ambitionless

Antonyms

  • enterprising
  • would-be

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Example sentences of the word shiftless


1. Noun, singular or mass
GM marketed the Powerglide as a "shiftless" automatic on the 1950 Chevy models, although drivers had to shift one gear.

2. Adjective
Nationally, the minimum wage is not sufficient to support renting a two-bedroom family home or apartment, and rather than shiftless teenagers, most minimum-wage workers are single parents or women over the age of 25.

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