fecklessness

Definitions

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  • noun the state of being feckless

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  • noun worthlessness due to being feeble and ineffectual

Etymologies

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feckless +‎ -ness

Examples

  • But the way some people are acting, if we now lose this one it will be seen by the grassroots as just another example of Democratic fecklessness, even Kerry's fecklessness, which is self-defeating and unfair.

    Hullabaloo

  • But the way some people are acting, if we now lose this one it will be seen by the grassroots as just another example of Democratic fecklessness, even Kerry's fecklessness, which is self-defeating and unfair.

    Hullabaloo

  • But the way some people are acting, if we now lose this one it will be seen by the grassroots as just another example of Democratic fecklessness, even Kerry's fecklessness, which is self-defeating and unfair.

    Hullabaloo

  • The fact is someone probably knew this woman was in dire straits and chose to cross the road, to shut their door or tut at her 'fecklessness' over their cornflakes and then turn to the sports page.

    www.mentallyinteresting.org.uk | Pole to Polar: The Secret Life of a Manic Depressive

  • The fact is someone probably knew this woman was in dire straits and chose to cross the road, to shut their door or tut at her 'fecklessness' over their cornflakes and then turn to the sports page.

    www.mentallyinteresting.org.uk | Pole to Polar: The Secret Life of a Manic Depressive

  • This kind of fecklessness is endemic in open-source land.

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  • The destruction of Baby P's life is a crime of a wholly different magnitude from the 'fecklessness' that right-wingers denounce among welfare recipients.

    Freemania

  • The destruction of Baby P's life is a crime of a wholly different magnitude from the 'fecklessness' that right-wingers denounce among welfare recipients.

    British Blogs

  • "fecklessness" or Angela Merkel's lack of cooperativeness are hardly the stuff of public protests in a land where issues of life and death dominate the news.

    Breaking News: CBS News

  • 'ONE CITY, GRAY STYLE' -- A classic Jonetta Rose Barras two-fer today, as the Examiner columnist attempts to shoehorn both United Medical Center and the voucher revival together, bound by Gray's fecklessness.

    DeMorning DeBonis: Feb. 22, 2011

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  • It's because I writhed in fecklessness!

    January 3, 2010