Definition of 'slapdash'
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It's entertaining but also a bit slapdash and shoddy. The Sun (2013)It comes with a slightly slapdash approach to decor, a cramped open kitchen and no menu. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And what else have I killed with my slapdash approach to care instructions? Times, Sunday Times (2014)The look should be tough, not twinkly, so apply dark colours in a slapdash way. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The whole thing was rather slapdash and, for me, quite a bit of the latter. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Thankfully, this isn't a covers album but the slapdash approach to production renders it a little lazy. The Sun (2013)She is obsessive about things that don't matter, and slapdash and careless about the things that do matter. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is a wonderfully British conceit that our slapdash style gives us a daring edge over the chic of the French. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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