slop around/about

phrasal verb
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of slop around/about

British, informal
: to move or act in a lazy or relaxed way : to spend time resting or relaxing
  • He slopped around the house all day.

Word by Word Definitions

slop play
  1. : a loose smock or overall

  2. : short full breeches worn by men in the 16th century

  3. : articles (such as clothing) sold to sailors

  1. : soft mud : slush

  2. : thin tasteless drink or liquid food

  3. : liquid spilled or splashed

  1. : to spill from a container

  2. : to splash or spill liquid on

  3. : to cause (a liquid) to splash

around play
  1. : in a circle or in circumference

  2. : in, along, or through a circuit

  3. : on all or various sides : in every or any direction

  1. : on all sides of

  2. : so as to encircle or enclose

  3. : so as to avoid or get past : on or to another side of

  1. : about

  2. : being in existence, evidence, or circulation


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