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lopsided

adjective lop·sid·ed \ˈläp-ˌsī-dəd\

: having one side that is lower or smaller than the other

: uneven or unequal

Full Definition of LOPSIDED

1
:  leaning to one side
2
:  lacking in balance, symmetry, or proportion :  disproportionately heavy on one side <a lopsided vote of 99–1>
lop·sid·ed·ly adverb
lop·sid·ed·ness noun

Examples of LOPSIDED

  1. The house had a lopsided porch.
  2. They won the game by a lopsided score of 25–3.
  3. a lopsided vote of 99 to 1

First Known Use of LOPSIDED

1711
LOPSIDED Defined for Kids

lopsided

adjective lop·sid·ed \ˈläp-ˈsī-dəd\

Definition of LOPSIDED for Kids

:  uneven in position, size, or amount <a lopsided score> <a lopsided smile>

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