good-for-nothing[ goo d-fer-nuhth-ing, -nuhth- ]SEE DEFINITION OF good-for-nothing
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GOOD-FOR-NOTHING
Go to your bedroom; and if you turn out a good-for-nothing and a scamp, it is no fault of mine.
But I am a good-for-nothing neighbor, as you have doubtless heard.
Had I not simply wasted my time in my usual frivolous, good-for-nothing way?
Will he not be called by them a prater, a star-gazer, a good-for-nothing?
He was the son of a noble Venetian—a good-for-nothing in every sense of the word.
They are so selfish and so good-for-nothing, with no thought for any one on earth but Number One.
I've written to my brother, who has always held that I'm a good-for-nothing.
What a thankless child you are, just idle and good-for-nothing!
You rascal, you good-for-nothing, you shameless rogue, to worry me like that!
“I have been a good-for-nothing foolish fellow,” he said at length.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR GOOD-FOR-NOTHING
- no good
- of no use
- doesn't cut it
- hot air