Definition Of good-for-nothing
(of a person) worthless.
his good-for-nothing son
a worthless person.
If someone has successfully completed an epic, exhausting, hazardous journey to get here, why assume that they will become lazy, work-shy good-for-nothings when they arrive?
Example Of good-for-nothing
A group of good-for-nothing thugs are out to kidnap Jack.
‘Little good-for-nothing ,’ he keeps muttering.
Bacon was an apolitical, good-for-nothing gambler with no principles to blind him to reality.
Because that's how I see him, I don't like him or his annoying, arrogant, good-for-nothing friends.
But the lad turned out to be a good-for-nothing .