Slouchy
Slouchy Slouch"y, a. Slouching. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster]

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  • slouchy — [slou′chē] adj. slouchier, slouchiest slouching, esp. in posture slouchily adv. slouchiness n …   English World dictionary

  • slouchy — adjective (slouchier; est) Date: circa 1693 lacking erectness or stiffness (as in form or posture) < a slouchy sweater > < slouchy figures waiting in line > • slouchily adverb • slouchiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • slouchy — adjective Given to slouching. His slouchy posture was mirrored by his slouchy performance at work …   Wiktionary

  • slouchy — slouch ► VERB 1) stand, move, or sit in a lazy, drooping way. 2) dated bend one side of the brim of (a hat) downwards. ► NOUN 1) a lazy, drooping posture or movement. 2) informal an incompetent person: he was no slouch at making a buck.… …   English terms dictionary

  • slouchy — adjective lacking stiffness in form or posture a slouchy sweater • Similar to: ↑untidy • Derivationally related forms: ↑slouch …   Useful english dictionary

  • slouchy — slouchily, adv. slouchiness, n. /slow chee/, adj., slouchier, slouchiest. of or pertaining to a slouch or to a slouching manner, posture, etc. [1685 95; SLOUCH + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • slouchy — adj. bent, stooped, drooping …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slouchy — slouch•y [[t]ˈslaʊ tʃi[/t]] adj. slouch•i•er, slouch•i•est resembling a slouch or a slouching manner, posture, etc • Etymology: 1685–95 slouch′i•ly, adv. slouch′i•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

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