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slop bowl

dated A bowl or other receptacle into which the dregs and leftovers of tea or coffee are collected from drinkers' cups (i.e., so that they may be refilled with a fresh drink). Tabitha, will you please come take the slop bowl away and empty it? It's becoming conspicuously full.
See also: bowl, slop

slop around

1. [for someone] to splash around in a body of liquid, such as a bath. Timmy was in his bath, slopping around and singing. Bob is out in the pool, slopping around.
2. [for a liquid] to splash or rush around in a container. The water was slopping around in the bottom of the boat even though the lake we were traveling on was calm. There is some coffee left. I hear it slopping around in the bottom of the pot.
See also: around, slop

slop out (of something)

[for a liquid] to spill or splash out of a container. some of the orange juice slopped out of the container, making a mess on the table. some milk slopped out. Please clean it up.
See also: out, slop

slop over

[for a liquid] to splash out of or overflow a container. The milk slopped over and messed up the carpet. Her cup slopped over and spilled its contents on the kitchen table.
See also: over, slop

slop something around

to spill portions of a liquid here and there. Don't slop the milk around as you pour it. Please don't slop around the paint while you work.
See also: around, slop

slop something on(to) someone or something

to spill or splash a liquid onto someone or something. Don't slop the pancake batter onto yourself. Who slopped paint on the floor?
See also: on, slop

slop something over something

to spill or splash some liquid onto something. He slopped the starting fluid over the charcoal and lit it. The artist slopped some grape juice over the canvas and proceeded to spread it around in an artistic fashion.
See also: over, slop

Earp slop, bring the mop

tv. Someone has vomited. (Juvenile.) See what’s in the hall? Earp slop, bring the mop.
See also: bring, Earp, mop


mod. alcohol intoxicated. I’ve never seen a senior citizen so inelegantly slopped as was Walter.
See also: slop


n. bad beer; inferior liquor. Why do we have to drink slops like this? Can’t Tom afford to give his guests something decent?
See also: slop


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I started a campaign to turn the old sports centre into a venue this year too but it was too much with Slop Pop and my band, but I still think the town needs a big O2 like arena to put it on the map, which I think would encourage other bands to come play here.
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A CRIMINAL awarded pounds 2,000 compensation for having to slop out in prison has been sent back to jail - after blowing it on heroin.
Solano, the new spokesman for the American Cancer Society Skin Protection Federation, is asking sun worshipers to slip on a shirt, slop on sunscreen (SPF 15 and higher) and slap on a hat.
Signed to Casablanca's Chocolate City imprint, Cameo debuted with 1977's "Cardiac Arrest" (with the Top 40s "Rigor Mortis" and "Funk Funk"), echoing the cosmic slop of Parliament/Funkadelic, for whom they opened on tour.
Some pounds 11million has already been paid to prisoners, who argued their human rights were breached by having to slop out in shared cells.
PRISONERS forced to slop out in Scotland's jails were paid pounds 4million in compensation last year alone, it was revealed yesterday.
I promise that I will not rest until this contemptible little piece of Slog slop is brought chained and manacled before me.
PRISONERS forced to slop out while in jail are to be offered one-off compensation payments of pounds 7000.
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The figure was revealed yesterday as prison chiefs announced plans to make cash offers to up to 300 prisoners who had to slop out in shared cells.
Tenders are invited for Fabrication, Erection, Welding, Testing And Commissioning Of Slop Tanks Including Installation Of Foam Fire Water Sprinkler System And Fire Barricading Of Tanks Of Resid Upgradation Project In Manali Refinery Of Cpcl Chennai.
Last month, the airgun killer of a two-year-old boy demanded pounds 93,000 for being forced to slop out.
Ministers blamed an 'administrative error' for the blunder, which means it is too late to appeal against the decision that prisoners forced to slop out are eligible to claim compensation.