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Synonyms for flop

Synonyms for flop

to drop or sink heavily and noisily

to hang limply, loosely, and carelessly

to move (one's arms or wings, for example) up and down

to be unsuccessful

to go to bed

one that fails completely

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an arithmetic operation performed on floating-point numbers

someone who is unsuccessful

a complete failure

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the act of throwing yourself down

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fall suddenly and abruptly

fail utterly

exactly

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According to Fulmer, flopping occurs when parties to a short sale (or an attempted debt-reduction loan modification) collude to deflate the value of the collateral property.
Huber agrees, saying that flopping is "a form of property flipping for profit that involves a real estate agent engaged in the listing process who (directly or indirectly) purchases the property for less than market value in order to make a quick sale to someone for a profit.
Author Dave Eggers, in an essay ``the Thinking Man's Guide to the World Cup,'' pokes fun at the preponderance of flopping in soccer and calls it the biggest obstacle in the sport's existence in the U.
Flopping is essentially a combination of acting, lying, begging and cheating, and these four behaviors make for an unappealing mix.
SEATTLE -- Flopping Fish, creator of elegantly functional hardware and gifts for the home, has introduced a new product line of aged-copper patina doorbells.
Each doorbell is hand-designed and tarnished in Flopping Fish's exclusive tarnishing process that recreates the effects of time and the elements.
Fox and Walker called out Vlade Divac for his flopping ways.
Known for their intricate patterns, sophisticated designs and stunning patinas, Flopping Fish is now making available four limited edition sets that add style and elegance to any room.
He would have flopped around inside the seat that was flopping around.