What is the opposite of businesslike?

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Opposite of having or indicating an efficient, practical, and systematic approach to one's work or a task
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Opposite of showing little or no feeling
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Opposite of mentally calm, having no emotion too strong or too weak
“It is in those of delicate health, neurotic disposition, and psychoneurotic tendencies, that reassurances are needed.”
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Opposite of characterized by sound judgment
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Opposite of marked by values relating to skill, competency, and confidence
“Not only have you shown that you are inept in the skills required for your job, but you have also responded obnoxiously to criticism.”
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Opposite of arranged neatly and in order, or inclined to keep things neat and in order
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Opposite of practical, concerned with making decisions and actions that are useful in practice, not just theory
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(of a person) Opposite of having emotional or mental peace
“But that is as far as I can go in praising this decrepit and unbalanced person.”
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Opposite of carried out using a planned, ordered procedure
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Opposite of having or showing a sensible and practical idea of what can be achieved or expected
“They felt that it was an impractical exercise from an engineering standpoint and that the market for such a radio would be minuscule.”
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Opposite of without human warmth or sympathy
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Opposite of concerned with making decisions and actions that are useful in practice
“In the end, we accepted the ruling after feeling that it would be injudicious to challenge it.”
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Opposite of commonplace; unromantic
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Opposite of expressed through or organized in the form of institutions
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Opposite of rather rude, curt or abrupt in speech or manner
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Opposite of not given to or confused by uncertainty or subtlety
“It gave him perseverance, a quality sorely needed when he chose the uncertain life of an artist.”
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Opposite of serious and sedate in nature or manner
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