A person who is unsuccessful, especially in the attainment of educational goals: all his life he’s never had praise but been told he’s a non-achiever
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- I'd hate to be seen as a non-achiever, so I would like to think that I have an entrepreneurial future of some kind.
- Most of all I just loved my horses, even if they were complete non-achievers. "
- O'Neill will adopt a root and branch transformation at Parkhead and the present group of non-achievers, the first team squad, will be pruned drastically.
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