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English definition of “sloppy”


adjective (TOO WET)    /ˈslɒp.i/ US  /ˈslɑː.pi/ informal disapproving
(of a substance ) more liquid than it should be, often in a way that is unpleasant : The batter was a bit sloppy so I added some more flour .The state of matter sloppiness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Not paying attentionTreating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoring sloppily     /ˈslɒp.ɪ.li/ US  /ˈslɑː.pɪ-/ adverb disapproving badly or carelessly : a sloppily written letter Not paying attentionTreating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoring
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