slopwork

noun
slop·​work | \ ˈsläp-ˌwərk How to pronounce slopwork (audio) \

Definition of slopwork

1 : the manufacture of cheap ready-made clothing
2 : hasty slovenly work

First Known Use of slopwork

1849, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Slopwork.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/slopwork. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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