What is the opposite of conscientious?

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Opposite of wishing to do one's work or duty well and thoroughly
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Opposite of governed by conscience
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Opposite of capable of being trusted
“We need to have a discussion about our irresponsible colleague who is prone to acting in unpredictable ways.”
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Opposite of exact in correspondence or adherence to something; not allowing or admitting deviation or relaxation
“For the kids, the rules can probably be adhered to in a loose manner.”
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Opposite of following carefully and exactly a set of rules
“James was merely a casual follower of his professed religion, not being one to strictly adhere to its tenets.”
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Opposite of having or showing eagerness or enthusiasm towards an activity
“I was just a casual follower of tennis, but a fanatic enthusiast of basketball.”
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Opposite of hardworking in nature
“I am at my wit's end as to how I can possibly motivate my team of lazy workers.”
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Opposite of characterized by conscientious attention to details
“It was evident that the editor had merely given the report a cursory glance based on the number of grammatical mistakes it contained.”
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Opposite of easily shocked or upset by unpleasant sights or events
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Opposite of having a good reputation
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Opposite of denoting or relating to an action that takes place at a particular point in time
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