sloppiness

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Sloppiness \Slop"pi*ness\, noun The quality or state of being sloppy; muddiness.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

sloppiness

noun

1: the wetness of ground that is covered or soaked with water; "the baseball game was canceled because of the wateriness of the outfield"; "the water's muddiness made it undrinkable"; "the sloppiness of a rainy November day" [syn: {wateriness}, {muddiness}, {sloppiness}]

2: a lack of order and tidiness; not cared for [syn: {sloppiness}, {slovenliness}, {unkemptness}]

3: the quality of not being careful or taking pains [syn: {carelessness}, {sloppiness}] [ant: {carefulness}]

4: falsely emotional in a maudlin way [syn: {mawkishness}, {sentimentality}, {drippiness}, {mushiness}, {soupiness}, {sloppiness}]


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