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Synonyms for lackadaisical

Synonyms for lackadaisical

lacking energy and vitality or showing such a lack

Synonyms for lackadaisical

lacking spirit or liveliness

idle or indolent especially in a dreamy way

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Lackadaisical, Lenten-faced Lammergeier laying lethargic locomotion, lick-for-leather, lightning-before-death lingers.
Sometimes, due to this lackadaisical attitude of officials, important civic projects miserably fail and at the end of the day people blame the government for not doing enough.
With technical nous and entrepreneurial drive such as this in evidence, a lackadaisical Eye, whose alma mater was in the selfsame county, sometimes wonders why it bothered.
DESPITE the high number of fatalities on our roads it never ceases to amaze me how lackadaisical people are about their own safety.
Strike star Shankland controlled the ball well from a Colin Spence pass and punished lackadaisical defending by shooting the winner.
But Rick Kuprewicz, president, Accufacts Inc., a pipeline advisory company, notes the bulletin "raises the bar" for companies by cautioning against lackadaisical attention to details.
Thanks, once again, to Holby's fabulously lackadaisical Human Resources department, Guy is stunned to discover the professor who's coming on an exchange visit from the US, has been replaced, at the last minute, by Holby's former cosmetic surgery whizz.
New Delhi: With several of DRDO's programmes being behind schedule, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday sent out a strong message to it by flaying the 'chalta hai' (lackadaisical) attitude and asked the defence research body to complete its projects before time to put India ahead in the world.
Ferguson, "if we want to be serious about people who are being lackadaisical.''
FOLLOWING several reports detailing the Delhi Development Authority's ( DDA) lackadaisical administration and unprofessional officials, Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung ( inset) on Wednesday ordered " restructuring" of the whole agency.
The Cameron family are said to be unimpressed with Larry's lackadaisical approach to mouse-catching and the PM is even considering slashing his benefits.
But the cat's initially lackadaisical approach to his mousing duties led to speculation that his days at No 10 could be numbered.
But his initial lackadaisical approach to mousing duties led to speculation his days there could be numbered.
The Chester boss said: "The last time we had a bit of a break we came back and we were a bit lackadaisical so it will predominantly be a first-team squad."