Sloppiness
Sloppiness Slop"pi*ness, n. The quality or state of being sloppy; muddiness. [1913 Webster]

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  • sloppiness — noun see sloppy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • sloppiness — noun a) The property of being sloppy. b) The result or product of being sloppy …   Wiktionary

  • sloppiness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. The state of being messy or unkempt: disor derliness, messiness, slovenliness, untidiness. See ORDER. 2. Informal. The quality or condition of being affectedly or overly emotional: bathos, maudlinism, mawkishness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • sloppiness — slop·pi·ness || slÉ‘pɪnɪs / slÉ’p n. negligence, carelessness; untidiness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sloppiness — slop·pi·ness …   English syllables

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