One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘As a mid-level bureaucrat in the provincial civil service, ‘I was aimlessly and shiftlessly moving along in my life working for the province,’ he recalls.’
- ‘I've come to the realization that I more or less float shiftlessly from one idea or desire to the next.’
- ‘I also mentioned how much fun it would be to gut James, who was lounging shiftlessly in the corner, within earshot.’
- ‘His characters tend to be laid back and fairly at ease, meandering shiftlessly and still accomplishing something.’
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