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remiss
used in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

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Definition
careless — especially with regard to a duty
  • "Well, Sally, I'm in fault, and I acknowledge it; I've been remiss; but I won't let to-morrow go by without stopping up them holes."
    Chapter 37 (28% in)
remiss = careless in not doing a duty well enough
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