Definition of slapdash in English:

slapdash

Syllabification: slap·dash
Pronunciation: /ˈslapˌdaSH
 
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adjective

  • Done too hurriedly and carelessly: he gave a slapdash performance
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    • This slapdash approach is already having adverse effects on Zambia, as would-be investors are not sure what the new Investment Act contains and will not put their money in unknown shadows.
    • This slapdash approach to the recording and construction of an album possibly could be financially related.
    • However, a few years back, I finally saw the light, and vowed to change my slapdash approach to personal finance.
    Synonyms
    careless, slipshod, hurried, haphazard, unsystematic, untidy, messy, hit-or-miss, negligent, neglectful, lax
    informal sloppy, slaphappy, shambolic

adverb

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  • Hurriedly and carelessly.
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    • His cabin bordering the Upper Buffalo River Wilderness in the Ozarks of northwest Arkansas is slapdash functional.
    • Bent nails hold the box together; house-paint has been applied slapdash to its surface.
    • This writer is characterizing the results obtained when the intellectual methodologies of postindustrial society are applied slap-dash to the Caribbean.

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