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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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Eggers then writes that it is possible to wash the car, do your shopping and banking, and when you return the flopper will still be moaning in agony, his mouth agape like Munch's ``The Scream,'' until the referee's whistle blows -- or doesn't -- and he is up and down the field.
Visitors will have the opportunity to see the Mongoose flopper next to its racing rival, the Snake's famed white Hot Wheels(R) Barracuda Funny Car.
Did you know that: A flopper is a person in an audience who seeks a better seat than the one for which he holds a ticket, such as someone who moves from the balcony to the orchestra.
He'd better really love that ESPN job, because it's hard to imagine any other significant school ever taking a chance on the Flopper, ever again taking him at his word.
Others to watch are: Flip flopper - an indecisive person; and contrasexual - independent woman with desire to defy convention.
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He practically quoted ``A Night Before Christmas,'' but instead of comparing eight key Lakers players into eight reindeer, he went down the line, pointing out Lakers imperfections and calling Rick Fox ``The Patron Saint'' and Derek Fisher ``The Flopper.
And then you have flopper (Derek) Fisher, bumping and grinding and playing hard.
Medlen, driving the same Ford Mustang that Tony Pedregon drove to the series title last season, remained atop the flopper charts with a stout 4.