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sloppy

Pronunciation: /ˈslɑːpi; ˈslɒpi/

Translation of sloppy in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo (-pier, -piest)

  • 2 2.1 [kiss] baboso 2.2 (sentimental) [colloquial/familiar] [film] sensiblero, sentimentaloide
    Example sentences
    • It's true that people get signed on the strength of some pretty ropey demos but you have to think about why you would want to expend the effort of being in a band and then showcase your sound in such a sloppy careless way.
    • There is no reason for the government to shape policies to protect companies that are inherently weak, or are sloppy and careless.
    • Meticulous on the one hand, but unbelievably sloppy and careless on the other.
    Example sentences
    • I like to have my tears jerked as much as the next sloppy sentimentalist.
    • In a culture as sloppy with sentiment and theologically illiterate as ours, it's a dangerous thing to spend much time speculating about.
    • I was going to write about a couple of more films tonight, but I'm fading fast and my prose is getting a little sloppy and sentimental.

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