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lackadaisical


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lackadaisical  \Lack`a*dai"si*cal\,  a.  [From  {Lackadaisy}, 
  interj.] 
  Affectedly  pensive;  languidly  sentimental.  -- 
  {Lack`a*dai"si*cal*ly},  adv 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lackadaisical 
  adj  1:  lacking  spirit  or  liveliness;  "a  lackadaisical  attempt";  "a 
  languid  mood";  "a  languid  wave  of  the  hand";  "a  hot 
  languorous  afternoon"  [syn:  {dreamy},  {languid},  {languorous}] 
  2:  idle  or  indolent  especially  in  a  dreamy  way  "she  was 
  annoyingly  lackadaisical  and  impractical"; 
  "a...lackadaisical,  spiritless  young  man-about-town"- 
  P.G.Wodehouse 




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