floppy

[ flop-ee ]
/ ˈflɒp i /

adjective, flop·pi·er, flop·pi·est.

tending to flop.

noun, plural flop·pies.

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Origin of floppy

First recorded in 1855–60; flop + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM floppy

flop·pi·ly, adverbflop·pi·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for floppy

floppy
/ (ˈflɒpɪ) /

adjective -pier or -piest

limp or hanging looselya dog with floppy ears

noun plural -pies

short for floppy disk

Derived forms of floppy

floppily, adverbfloppiness, noun
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