Synonyms of slop

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1 soft wet earth
  • slipped and fell in the slop behind the shed

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2 slops plural solid matter discharged from an animal's alimentary canal
  • cleaned the slops out of the cow barn

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3 that which is of low quality or worth
  • that songwriter turns out nothing but slop, and record buyers eat it up

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4 a thick semiliquid substance (as food) that is unattractive
  • some slop that the cafeteria staff claims is edible

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Synonyms & Antonyms of slop (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to cause (something liquid or mushy) to move along in sheets
  • she slopped water everywhere when she picked up the full pan

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2 to swallow or eat greedily
  • watched the game while slopping prodigious quantities of beer

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The first known use of slop was in the 14th century

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“Slop.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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