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Meaning of LACKADAISICAL

Pronunciation:  `laku'deyzikul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  idle or indolent especially in a dreamy way; "she was annoyingly lackadaisical and impractical"; "a...lackadaisical, spiritless young man-about-town"- P.G.Wodehouse
  2. [adj]  lacking spirit or liveliness; "a lackadaisical attempt"; "a languid mood"; "a languid wave of the hand"; "a hot languorous afternoon"
 

LACKADAISICAL is a 13 letter word that starts with L.

 

 Synonyms: dreamy, idle, languid, languorous, lethargic, unergetic
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Lack`a*dai"si*cal\, a. [From {Lackadaisy},
interj.]
Affectedly pensive; languidly sentimental. --
{Lack`a*dai"si*cal*ly}, adv.

 
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