Synonyms of good-for-nothing in English:

good-for-nothing


See definition of good-for-nothing

adjective

1‘a good-for-nothing layabout’

SYNONYMS

useless, worthless, incompetent, inefficient, inept, ne'er-do-well

lazy, idle, slothful, indolent, shiftless, spiritless, apathetic, aimless, unambitious, unenterprising

informal no-good, no-account, lousy

ANTONYMS

worthy


noun

1‘he considered the workers lazy good-for-nothings’

SYNONYMS

ne'er-do-well, layabout, do-nothing, idler, loafer, slob, lounger, sluggard, laggard, slugabed, malingerer, shirker

informal skiver, waster, slacker, lazybones, lead-swinger, couch potato

British informal scrimshanker

archaic wastrel

archaic fainéant