What is the opposite of tenacious?

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Opposite of stubborn or persistent
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Opposite of having an adhesive quality or property
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Opposite of tending to keep a firm hold of something
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Opposite of stubbornly, and perhaps unreasonably, holding to an opinion, decision or purpose
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Opposite of difficult to move, remove, or cure
“That moveable desk should be easily disposed of and replaced with a new one.”
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Opposite of having a good ability to remember
“You're going to have to remind me who you are because I have a forgetful mind.”
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Opposite of having a strength of will or determination
“His nervousness was apparent when he spoke with a shaky voice.”
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Opposite of passionately motivated to achieve one's goals
“Steven was mostly apathetic when it came to working towards his stated goals.”
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Opposite of refusing to change one's position, attitude or opinion
“Ian was very giving in sharing his toys with his best friend, Sarah.”
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Opposite of making continual and persistent demands
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Opposite of determined or passionate in interests or endeavors
“Julia had set many goals for herself but appeared indifferent when it came to achieving them.”
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Opposite of continuing or persisting in the same state
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Opposite of persistent or pressing, often annoyingly so
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Opposite of having or showing care and conscientiousness in one's work or duties
“All the best ideas are based on the premise that people are fundamentally lazy, and would rather be on their sofa than anywhere else.”
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Opposite of exhibiting passion and enthusiasm
“The author's works were mediocre and could only attract an apathetic readership.”
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Opposite of having a thick, sticky consistency between solid and liquid
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Opposite of tending to unite
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(of a person or animal) Opposite of able to withstand or recover quickly from difficult conditions
“Despite enduring a sickly childhood Charles matured into a strong-willed Stuart monarch and an advocate of the divine right of kings.”
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