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Meaning of “slop” - Learner’s Dictionary

slop

verb     /slɒp/ ( present participle slopping, past tense and past participle slopped)
slop (sth) about/around/into, etc
If liquid slops about, it moves around or over the edge of its container, and if you slop it about, you make it move around or over the edge of its container: Her hand shook, making her tea slop into the saucer.Movement of liquids
Translations of “slop”
in Vietnamese tràn ra, sánh ra…
in Spanish derramar(se), verter(se)…
in Thai ทำหก…
in Malaysian melimpah…
in French renverser, déborder…
in German schwappen…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使液體)晃蕩, (使)溢出,濺出…
in Indonesian mengguncang…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使液体)晃荡, (使)溢出,溅出…
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