Definition of 'floppy'
Example sentences containing 'floppy'
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All that's missing is their floppy hair and dodgy waistcoats. The Sun (2017)The brute is seen in a blue hoodie and with a floppy hair fringe. The Sun (2010)There is an early computer with slots for giant floppy disks. Christianity Today (2000)Or should you put on your floppy hat and head for the shade? The Sun (2009)Software is the floppy disk on which instructions and information are written. Infinite in All Directions (1989)Pocket calculators existed before there were floppy disks. Infinite in All Directions (1989)Now hardware is silicon chips and software is floppy disks. Infinite in All Directions (1989)It turns your floppy disk into a hard drive. The Sun (2007)Yesterday he could be seen wearing a floppy hat and tending to his turf with a green plastic rake. The Sun (2014)This service should be willing to keep your resume filed electronically on a floppy disk or on a hard drive. The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)My money's on the one in the floppy hat. Times, Sunday Times (2014)At the very least, a floppy hat will always prove useful on a bad hair day. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A cloth hat with a floppy broad brim completed the ensemble. Dusty Warriors: Modern Soldiers at War (2006)Team your skirt with a floppy hat, tan platforms and a smart blazer for an alternative wedding outfit. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Must be his floppy hair. The Sun (2012)It was no good trying to keep my floppy hat on in the wind, so my father took charge of it. Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)A small plastic box for "floppy disks "could hold the same volume of data as a conventional filing cabinet. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)Heavy smoking makes the vocal folds go floppy and loose but if you give up smoking, they can improve within six months. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They can also, when exhausted, become limp and floppy. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The floppy hair and chiselled cheekbones make the new Who's geeky ensemble much more chic. The Sun (2009)All floppy hair, deep tan and white teeth, he was the blueprint of gorgeous. The Sun (2014)He has a floppy head of hair with white flecks, and a happy, slightly ruddy face. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I had big, floppy hair. The Sun (2008)They will then be stored on a more permanent medium, a floppy disk, when the computer is switched off. Technology Basic Facts (1990)They had floppy blond hair and straight white teeth and they were cycling through the countryside, grinning furiously, in clothes so clean they looked radioactive. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Used Occasionally. floppy is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'floppy'
British English: floppy ADJECTIVE
Something that is floppy is loose rather than stiff, and tends to hang downwards.
...the girl with the floppy hat and glasses.
Definition of floppy from the Collins English Dictionary
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