What does slapdash mean?

Definitions for slapdashˈslæpˌdæʃ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word slapdash.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. haphazard, slapdash, slipshod, sloppy(adverb)

    marked by great carelessness

    "a most haphazard system of record keeping"; "slapdash work"; "slipshod spelling"; "sloppy workmanship"

  2. slapdash, slam-bang(adverb)

    in a careless or reckless manner

    "the shelves were put up slapdash"

  3. bang, slap, slapdash, smack, bolt(adverb)


    "he ran bang into the pole"; "ran slap into her"


  1. slapdash(Adverb)

    In a hasty or careless manner.

  2. slapdash(Adverb)

    Directly, right there.

    Van Eyck signed his portrait of the Arnolfinis slapdash in the center of the painting.

  3. slapdash(Adjective)

    Done hastily; haphazard; careless.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slapdash(adverb)

    in a bold, careless manner; at random

  2. Slapdash(adverb)

    with a slap; all at once; slap

  3. Slapdash(verb)

    to apply, or apply something to, in a hasty, careless, or rough manner; to roughcast; as, to slapdash mortar or paint on a wall, or to slapdash a wall

  4. Origin: [Slap + dash.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slapdash in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slapdash in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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