flop down

flop down

to sit down heavily or awkwardly. Be graceful. Don't just flop down! When I reached the chair, all I could do was flop down.
See also: down, flop
References in classic literature ?
There was clearly nothing to do but flop down on the shabby little couch and howl.
I had gotten well over the area of the wreck when not a half-dozen yards ahead of me a lifeboat shot bow foremost out of the ocean almost its entire length to flop down upon its keel with a mighty splash.
A comfy sofa gives you somewhere to flop down after a meal.
Poor old Tsar would be totally confused and trudge off to flop down on his bed while the ladies were nice and toasty in front of the fire.
The Foreign & Commonwealth Office has released a checklist for Brits planning to do a bit more than flop down by the pool.
THE VERDICT: Sophie's offers shoppers a comfortable and tony place to flop down and relax with a drink and flavorful nourishment during a busy shopping day.
Then at the end of the day, you're exhausted and you flop down onto your bed to discover that you are no further ahead than when you started.
Then, Toyota makes it easy to release the maximum storage area with rear seats that flop down flat in one easy movement.
When enough veins are snapped, the sides of the leaf flop down.
But step into your room, flop down on to the super-comfortable bed and all you will say is: "Aaaaah.
The day arrived when it was finally time to shoot and zero the sights of our trusty Garands so it was off to the 1,000-inch or 25-meter range to prove we could get into a sling, flop down on the ground and shoot little, triangular shaped, 3-shot groups.
From a tree, they flop down to the ground Confident now, there's no one around Fixing their target with hungry eyes Shuffling over, they claim their prize.
Someone who says, 'Bollocks to all this, I'm just going to relax, take off these uncomfortable shoes, let my belly hang over the waistline of my trousers which I bought one size too small because that's what we do, flop down and tell you the truth about what's it's like to be a woman today.
Neurowear has unveiled a cat ear like hair band called the, "Necomimi", which have abilities to wiggle, twitch, perk up or flop down by responding to user's brainwaves, at its promotional event in Tokyo, Japan on May 8.