What is the meaning of "deadwood"?

The meaning of "deadwood" is:

people that are not useful or helpful


What is the definition of "deadwood"?

The definition of "deadwood" is:

people that are not useful or helpful



"deadwood" means

people that are not useful or helpful

Example Sentences:

A: How is your group project going?
B: Horrible. My partner doesn’t do anything. He is deadwood.

My son-in-law is deadwood, he doesn’t have a job, is lazy, and eats all of my food!

Some people don’t like giving money to homeless people because they think they are deadwood.

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