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English definition of “flop”

flop

verb [I]
 
 
/flɒp/ (present participle flopping, past tense and past participle flopped)
flop down/into/onto, etc to fall or sit somewhere suddenly in a heavy or relaxed way: He flopped down on the sofa.Falling and droppingMoving downwards
HANG to hang loosely: Her hair kept flopping in her eyes.Moving downwardsFalling and dropping
NOT SUCCESSFUL informal If a film, product, plan, etc flops, it is not successful.Failing and doing badly
(Definition of flop verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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