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lacking in stiffness or firmness

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out of condition

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His muscles were wasting away, and what were left were soft and flabby. He had no appetite, and they could not afford to tempt him with delicacies.
We had dinner out in that broad open passage be- twixt the house and the kitchen; and there was things enough on that table for seven families -- and all hot, too; none of your flabby, tough meat that's laid in a cupboard in a damp cellar all night and tastes like a hunk of old cold cannibal in the morning.
The appearance of the Admiral, on the other hand, was rosy, and flabby, and moist; his jowl hung over his shirt collar, his smile was loose and wandering, and he had so far relaxed the natural control of his eyes, that one of them was aimed inward, as if to watch the growth of the carbuncle.
Also, she was short and inordinately stout, while her gross, flabby chin completely concealed her neck.
No five-minute boltings of flabby rolls, muddy coffee, questionable eggs, gutta-percha beef, and pies whose conception and execution are a dark and bloody mystery to all save the cook that created them!
Ojo placed his hand in the flabby stuffed glove that served the Scarecrow for a hand, and the Scarecrow pressed it so cordially that the straw in his glove crackled.
Now, he licked his chops, and he made a sickening, sucking noise with his flabby lips as he drew in his breath.
Compared with White Fang, they were frail and flabby, and clutched life without any strength in their grip.
I didn't know the terror of having flabby arms, which were the bane of my mother's life.
Joshua, 29, was stopped in the seventh round after being floored four times by the flabby, California-based bruiser.
The analyst, however, sees "no evidence to draw any parallel to the 3DS supply chain from the Besi preannouncement." He believes "investors are jumping to flabby conclusions, perhaps unjustly, and are overreacting to the news." With respect to Apple's (AAPL) supply chain, Netis continues to believe 3D sensing vendors, Lumentum (LITE) and Viavi (VIAV) mainly, and to lesser extent Finisar (FNSR) and II-VI (IIVI), are set to benefit from Apple's launches this fall.
Jamie said he got a flabby belly from bingeing on junk food since appearing in Celebrity Big Brother last year.
There is an enormous freedom in living as long as I have Ex-Bond girl, Jane Seymour who is posing for Playboy, aged 67 Although we think of Ancient Greece quite rightly in some respects as a wonderful, free democratic place, it had a rigid view about excluding those people whose body forms didn't fit - woe betide the elderly or the fat or the flabby Classicist Mary Beard
There is an enormous freedom in living as long as I have" Ex-Bond girl, Jane Seymour who is posing for Playboy aged 67 "I've never thought that Brexit was a car crash, but I do believe that it takes the form of a seriously deflating tyre and it's going to cause the same kind of trouble" Former Tory minister Viscount Hailsham "Although we think of Ancient Greece quite rightly in some respects as a wonderful, free democratic place, it had a rigid view about excluding those people whose body forms didn't fit - woe betide the elderly or the fat or the flabby" Classicist Mary Beard "We should not be spending tens of millions of pounds on trying to keep up with the Austrians, the Swiss and the Germans who have got the snow and the facilities.
"Although we think of Ancient Greece as a wonderful, democratic place, it had a rigid view about excluding those people whose body forms didn't fit - woe betide the elderly, the fat or the flabby" Classicist Mary Beard.