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Definition of 'slop'


  1. wet feed (especially for pigs) consisting of mostly kitchen waste mixed with water or skimmed or sour milk
       Synonyms: slops swill pigswill pigwash
  2. deep soft mud in water or slush; "they waded through the slop"
       Synonyms: mire
  3. (usually plural) waste water from a kitchen or bathroom or chamber pot that has to be emptied by hand; "she carried out the sink slops"
  4. (usually plural) weak or watery unappetizing food or drink; "he lived on the thin slops that food kitchens provided"
  5. an expression that is excessively sweet and sentimental
       Synonyms: treacle mush


  1. cause or allow (a liquid substance) to run or flow from a container; "spill the milk"; "splatter water"
       Synonyms: spill splatter
  2. walk through mud or mire; "We had to splosh across the wet meadow"
       Synonyms: squelch squish splash splosh slosh
  3. ladle clumsily; "slop the food onto the plate"
  4. feed pigs
       Synonyms: swill

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