Definitions

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  • noun The quality of being slipshod.

Etymologies

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slipshod +‎ -ness

Examples

  • The California congressman says "such slipshodness has all the makings of a cover-up" and is demanding to know whom Mr. Gibbs talked to and why the conversations weren't considered "problematic."

    This Admiral's Not for Sale

  • The California congressman says "such slipshodness has all the makings of a cover-up" and is demanding to know whom Mr. Gibbs talked to and why the conversations weren't considered "problematic."

    This Admiral's Not for Sale

  • The California congressman says "such slipshodness has all the makings of a cover-up" and is demanding to know whom Mr. Gibbs talked to and why the conversations weren't considered "problematic."

    This Admiral's Not for Sale

  • Marked incivility and slipshodness among the staff.

    Greener Than You Think

  • Negligence, according to St. Thomas, is initially at least a lack of promptness of will, and is quite distinguishable from torpor or slipshodness in execution.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 10: Mass Music-Newman

  • Carelessness, slipshodness, lack of thoroughness, are crimes against self, against humanity, that often do more harm than the crimes that make the perpetrator an outcast from society.

    Pushing to the Front

  • "Such slipshodness has all the makings of a cover-up."

    Latest Articles

  • India seems to be very erratic - excellence and slipshodness side by side.

    VDARE.com: Blog Articles

  • Remind her how she failed to garner all the necessary facts from me, how she treated my case like an addendum to her ultra-busy life, how she failed to instruct my barrister until ten minutes before the hearing and I don’t care if he was a last minute substitute – she could have found a replacement last night, and how she was now trying to blame me for her complete slipshodness.

    A Special Relationship

  • Remind her how she failed to garner all the necessary facts from me, how she treated my case like an addendum to her ultra-busy life, how she failed to instruct my barrister until ten minutes before the hearing and I don’t care if he was a last minute substitute – she could have found a replacement last night, and how she was now trying to blame me for her complete slipshodness.

    A Special Relationship

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