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  • adj. Given to slouching.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Slouching.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Inclined to slouch; somewhat slouching.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. lacking stiffness in form or posture


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  • In these pieces, written in large part by Kurtzman with Jaffee and Roth usually writing their own pieces, it's not enough that you remember singer Perry Como -- you have to remember when he was young and known as a slouchy mumbler, an affront to the more polished type of crooner like Bing Crosby.

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  • Escada Escada Sport's pre-fall collection featured pieces such as slouchy boots.

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  • What looks "slouchy" according to the fashion magazines' description, always on skinny 17-year-old models with slender skirts and no derriere, just looks messy and dowdy on me.

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  • Drill is over; the sharp eyes and sharper tongue of the major no longer criticise any faulty or "slouchy" wheel; the drill proper has been stiff and spirited, and now the necessary changes of direction are carried out in a purely perfunctory manner, while the battalion commander and his subaltern, troops and all, amble back and give their steeds a breathing spell.

    Marion's Faith.

  • He is a short, rather thick set, somewhat awkward, and "slouchy" man, extremely careless in his dress, blunt and abrupt in his manner, with a queer inexpressive face, little blue eyes which can look dull or flash fire or twinkle with the wickedest fun.

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  • The best thing about the Stella McCartney signature pieces is the fact that they can fit any body type - because the jackets in particular are kind of slouchy and oversized - but still extremely feminine.

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  • If you haven't retired your slouchy socks and striped spandex leggings yet, then you may still be longing for workouts like those again.

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  • Prada, Spring 2012 This demure dressing-up is a far cry from the dressed-down black-leather leggings, biker jackets and slouchy tees that had previously dominated so many runways.

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  • Once you have your big, slouchy sofa, there is the question of how to deal with it in the room.

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  • When there wasn't a skirt, slouchy pants echoed the former.

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