Meaning of NO-GOOD in English

NO-GOOD

I. ˈnō-ˈgu̇d adjective

Date: 1908

: having no worth, virtue, use, or chance of success

a no-good scoundrel

II. ˈnō-ˌgu̇d noun

Date: 1924

: a no-good person or thing

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.