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Definitions for floppy
ˈflɒp iflop·py

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diskette, floppy, floppy diskadjective

    a small plastic magnetic disk enclosed in a stiff envelope with a radial slit; used to store data or programs for a microcomputer

    "floppy disks are noted for their relatively slow speed and small capacity and low price"

  2. floppyadjective

    hanging limply

    "a spaniel with floppy ears"


  1. floppynoun

    A floppy disk

  2. floppyadjective

    Limp, not hard, firm, or rigid; flexible.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Floppynoun

    having a tendency to flop or flap; as, a floppy hat brim

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of floppy in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of floppy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of floppy in a Sentence

  1. Arnold Schwarzenegger:

    It is foolish to bring back laughable, outdated technology to suit your political agenda, i mean, what are you going to bring back next ? Floppy disks ? Fax machines ? Beanie Babies ? Beepers ? Or Blockbuster ? Think about it. What if you tried to save Blockbuster ?

  2. Paula Deen:

    I don’t know how to say this to you in a nice way, but it has to cover my front privates, i am aware of ‘catfish belly’ arms. Have you ever seen a catfish? You know how they have a smooth floppy belly on them? Well, that’s what we refer to as ‘catfish belly’ arms.

  3. Ron Zuckerman:

    I can give you this floppy thing like a necklace that's just wiggling -around and you can actually fold it, all of a sudden the helical folds start to become stable because all the magnets line up.

  4. Peter Thiel:

    Our nuclear bases still use floppy disks. Our newest fighter jets can't even fly in the rain, instead of going to Mars, we have invaded the Middle East.

  5. Bankhaus Lampe:

    Industrial production is floppy - there currently is no power in the sector, the German growth story is basically a consumption story.

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