no-goodnik

or no·good·nik

[ noh-goo d-nik ]
/ ˈnoʊˈgʊd nɪk /

noun Slang.

a no-good person.

Nearby words

  1. no-fly zone,
  2. no-frills,
  3. no-go,
  4. no-go area,
  5. no-good,
  6. no-growth,
  7. no-hit,
  8. no-hitter,
  9. no-hoper,
  10. no-host

Origin of no-goodnik

An Americanism dating back to 1940–45; no-good + -nik

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