Origin of slipslop

First recorded in 1665–75; gradational compound based on slop1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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British Dictionary definitions for slip-slop


  1. Southern African a rubber-soled sandal attached to the foot by a thong between the big toe and the next toe


  1. archaic weak or unappetizing food or drink
  2. informal maudlin or trivial talk or writing
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