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English definition of “sloppy”

sloppy

adjective
 
 
/ˈslɒpi/
CARELESS not done carefully: His work was sloppy and full of spelling mistakes.Not paying attentionTreating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoring
CLOTHES Sloppy clothes are loose and untidy: a girl wearing a sloppy sweater and torn jeansThe style, appearance, and make-up of clothesFlexible, loose and yieldingDirty and untidy
TOO WET A sloppy substance has too much liquid in it.Wet weather and wetness
sloppily adverb sloppiness noun [U]
(Definition of sloppy from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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