lackadaisical definition

  • adjective:
    • Poor nature, liveliness, or interest; languid: "There'll be no time to fix lackadaisical operating strategies after trouble develops” ( William J. Hampton).
    • Showing no interest or passion.
    • Affectedly pensive; languidly sentimental; dreamy.
    • Lacking nature or liveliness; tired; listless; languid.
    • Indolent; sluggish; idle, especially in a dreamy fashion.
    • lacking character or liveliness
    • idle or indolent particularly in a dreamy method
  • others:
    • Sentimentally woebegone; languid; listless; impacted. See plant under lackthought.

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