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stickit

[stik-it] /ˈstɪk ɪt/
adjective, Scot.
1.
(of a task or product) imperfect; ruined.
2.
(of a person) unsuccessful, especially in a chosen occupation.
Origin of stickit
1780-1790
1780-90; variant of sticked. See stick2, -ed2
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