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Sloppy Joe

noun
1.
a sandwich of ground beef cooked in a spicy tomato or barbecue sauce and usually served on a bun.
2.
a baggy, overlarge sweater originally worn by girls and young women in the 1940s.
3.
a man or youth whose appearance is habitually slovenly.
Also, sloppy Joe, sloppy joe (for defs 1, 2).
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40

Sloppy Joe's

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British Dictionary definitions for Sloppy Joe

sloppy joe

/dʒəʊ/
noun
1.
(informal) a long baggy thin sweater
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Slang definitions & phrases for Sloppy Joe

slopped

adjective

Drunk (1907+)


sloppy

adjective
  1. Slovenly; disorderly; messy
  2. Careless; slapdash (1825+)

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