Definitions for sloppyˈslɒp i
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sloppy
lacking neatness or order
"a sloppy room"; "sloppy habits"
wet or smeared with a spilled liquid or moist material
"a sloppy floor"; "a sloppy saucer"
boggy, marshy, miry, mucky, muddy, quaggy, sloppy, sloughy, soggy, squashy, swampy, waterlogged(adj)
(of soil) soft and watery
"the ground was boggy under foot"; "a marshy coastline"; "miry roads"; "wet mucky lowland"; "muddy barnyard"; "quaggy terrain"; "the sloughy edge of the pond"; "swampy bayous"
baggy, loose-fitting, sloppy(adj)
not fitting closely; hanging loosely
"baggy trousers"; "a loose-fitting blouse is comfortable in hot weather"
excessively or abnormally emotional
haphazard, slapdash, slipshod, sloppy(adj)
marked by great carelessness
"a most haphazard system of record keeping"; "slapdash work"; "slipshod spelling"; "sloppy workmanship"
Very wet; covered in or composed of slop.
The dog tracked sloppy mud through the kitchen!
Messy; not neat, elegant, or careful.
The carpenter did a sloppy job of building the staircase.
Imprecise or loose.
A sloppy measurement; a sloppy fit!
Origin: From slop, + -y suffix.
wet, so as to spatter easily; wet, as with something slopped over; muddy; plashy; as, a sloppy place, walk, road
Origin: [From Slop.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
This is sloppy military work, this is the reckless and irresponsible, imprecise and frankly uncaring approach to operations in Syria that the Russians have taken on.
Even though the market closed up on Friday, more stocks were lower for the week and that points to weakness, we could see some sloppy action for the next couple of sessions.
I think it's going to be very earnings-driven, it's a sloppy market because it's summer time. But yes, people will be focusing on some of the bigger names to see how they perform.
We're still in a period of searching, you have more people taking advantage of upside. But we're in for some sloppy trading and I don't think it's over today. I don't think it's a straight shot up.
We could face a little more of this kind of trading as we see people position around the idea of a rate increase, over next couple weeks, it could be a little sloppy before we head into Thanksgiving.
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- epätarkka, vetinen, väljä, vetelä, huolimatonFinnish
- hanyag, felületesHungarian
- ぐちゃぐちゃ, だらしない, ずさんJapanese
- hakurara, hakirara, pakirara, hakuhakutai, kūrarirariMāori
- неря́шливый, сля́котный, свобо́дный, неаккура́тный, небре́жный, мо́крыйRussian
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