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Definition 1: writing or music that is excessively sweet and sentimental - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for slop in the sense of this definition

(slop is a kind of ...) the excessive expression of tender feelings, nostalgia, or sadness in any form

Definition 2: wet feed (especially for pigs) consisting of mostly kitchen waste mixed with water or skimmed or sour milk - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for slop in the sense of this definition

(slop is a kind of ...) food for domestic livestock

Definition 3: (usually plural) weak or watery unappetizing food or drink - [noun denoting food]

Samples where slop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he lived on the thin slops that food kitchens provided

(slop is a kind of ...) any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment

"food and drink"

Definition 4: deep soft mud in water or slush - [noun denoting substance]

Samples where slop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they waded through the slop

Synonyms for slop in the sense of this definition

(slop is a kind of ...) water soaked soil; soft wet earth

Definition 5: (usually plural) waste water from a kitchen or bathroom or chamber pot that has to be emptied by hand - [noun denoting substance]

Samples where slop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she carried out the sink slops

(slop is a kind of ...) any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted

"they collect the waste once a week" "much of the waste material is carried off in the sewers"

Definition 6: feed pigs - [verb of consumption]

Synonyms for slop in the sense of this definition

(slop is a kind of ...) give food to

"Feed the starving children in India" "don't give the child this tough meat"

Definition 7: cause or allow (a liquid substance) to run or flow from a container - [verb of contact]

Samples where slop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • spill the milk
  • splatter water

Synonyms for slop in the sense of this definition

(slop is a kind of ...) cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

"Move those boxes into the corner, please" "I'm moving my money to another bank" "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"

(slop has a similar meaning as ...) cause or allow (a solid substance) to flow or run out or over

"spill the beans all over the table"

(slop has a similar meaning as ...) flow, run or fall out and become lost

"The milk spilled across the floor" "The wine spilled onto the table"

Definition 8: ladle clumsily - [verb of contact]

Samples where slop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • slop the food onto the plate

(slop is a kind of ...) remove with or as if with a ladle

"ladle the water out of the bowl"

Definition 9: walk through mud or mire - [verb of motion]

Samples where slop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We had to splosh across the wet meadow

Synonyms for slop in the sense of this definition

(slop is a kind of ...) walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud

"Mules plodded in a circle around a grindstone"

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