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On this page you'll find 54 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to good-for-nothing, such as: bum, loafer, ne'er-do-well, profligate, rapscallion, and scalawag.

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How to use good-for-nothing in a sentence

  • Well, you're a coward, a good-for-nothing coward, and so is your big brother.

    Tabitha at Ivy Hall | Ruth Alberta Brown
  • I never saw such a little awkward, good-for-nothing pair of hands.

    North and South | Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
  • Kitho means “that insignificant one,” and karishtiditore means “good-for-nothing fellow.”

    Prairie Smoke (Second Edition, Revised) | Melvin Randolph Gilmore

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