micawberish

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Micawber (mɪˈkɔːbə)
 
n
a person who idles and trusts to fortune
 
[C19: after a character in Charles Dickens' novel David Copperfield (1850)]
 
Mi'cawberish
 
adj
 
Mi'cawberism
 
n

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