Monday, March 21, 2011

Lackadaisical


lackadaisical [ lak-uh’-DEY-zi-kuh’ l ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 1. devoid of spirit or vigor; listless
2. lazy or reluctant to work
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 Government babus are renowned for their lackadaisical attitude to work.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 Such guidelines were essential to ensure that the erring officers were prosecuted and sent to jail for neglecting duty, it said, taking a strict view of the lackadaisical policing in the country.