What is the opposite of diligent?

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Opposite of having or showing care and conscientiousness in one's work or duties
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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 showing great attention to detail or correct behaviour
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Opposite of fast, prompt, speedy
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Opposite of extremely thorough, accurate and careful
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Opposite of continuing stubbornly in an opinion or course of action in spite of challenges
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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 continuing in the face of difficulties or opposition
“After numerous failures, Ray became weak-willed and gave up hope of ever finding success.”
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Opposite of having or showing agressiveness in the pursuit of a goal
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Opposite of never relaxing or slackening
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Opposite of resulting from or showing sincere and intense conviction
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Opposite of being alert or on top of things by paying close attention
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Opposite of being in a healthy and functional state
“His faculties were still ailing after having endured multiple concussions during his sporting career.”
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