Synonyms of 'flop'
to fall or move with a sudden noiseShe flopped, exhausted, onto a sofa.
I closed the door and slumped into a chair.
Her father fell into the sea after a massive heart attack.
Temperatures can drop to freezing at night.
A section of the Bay Bridge had collapsed.
Kate laughed, and sank down again to her seat.
The dog had tumbled down the cliff.
He released his hold and toppled slowly backwards.
to bend, fall, or collapse loosely or carelesslyHis hair flopped over his left eye.
to fail(informal) The film flopped badly at the box office.
He was afraid the revolution they had started would fail.
bomb (US, Canadian, slang),
The company folded in 1990.
The talks have foundered.
come to nothing,
come unstuck, ,
go belly-up (slang),
go down like a lead balloon (informal)
a complete failure(informal) The public decide whether a film is a hit or a flop.
The policy is doomed to failure.
The whole production was a disaster.
the winners and losers of this year's Super Bowl
The party was a bit of a fiasco.
the convention was a debacle
washout (informal), ,
The concert was a total washout.
The United States is certain to reject the proposal as a non-starter.
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in the sense of collapse
to fall down or cave in suddenlyA section of the Bay Bridge had collapsed.
in the sense of dangle
to hang looselyA gold bracelet dangled from her left wrist.
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