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Definitions and Synonyms of stick-in-the-mud | Another word for stick-in-the-mud | What is stick-in-the-mud?

Definition 1: someone who moves slowly - [noun denoting person]

Samples where stick-in-the-mud or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • in England they call a slowpoke a slowcoach

Synonyms for stick-in-the-mud in the sense of this definition

(stick-in-the-mud is a kind of ...) someone who takes more time than necessary; someone who lags behind

Definition 2: (used pejoratively) out of fashion; old fashioned - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where stick-in-the-mud or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • moss-grown ideas about family life

Synonyms for stick-in-the-mud in the sense of this definition

(stick-in-the-mud is similar to ...) not in accord with or not following current fashion

"unfashionable clothes" "melodrama of a now unfashionable kind"

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