Humpo slopping his tongue round his jaws, watching him like a dog watching its dinner being cut up.
No sentiment, no slopping over, no morals—they are fed up with that.
The paddles leaped to a rousing song and crashed in unison on the slopping gunwales.
I found a deal of slopping and sipping of tea going forward, and many dawdlers assembled.
But I'd jest like to say 'tisn't me as is slopping' all over the shop.
slopping along in the pools of water she ran shouting down the road.
Pouring some out into a saucer, he filled it up with water and returned to where Mrs. Bindle sat, slopping the liquid as he went.
But that “Many, many thanks, dear Mr. Graham,” was the closest to slopping over I had ever known him to come.
She heard the slopping of feet in the mud as men closed in from all about her.
He said I showed ignorance; that it was the best game in the world, and just full up and slopping over with science.
c.1400, "mudhole," probably from Old English -sloppe "dung" (in plant name cusloppe, literally "cow dung"), related to slyppe "slime" (see slip (v.)). Meaning "semiliquid food" first recorded 1650s; that of "refuse liquid of any kind, household liquid waste" (usually slops) is from 1815. Meaning "affected or sentimental material" is from 1866.
late 14c., "loose outer garment," probably from Middle Dutch slop, of uncertain origin, corresponding to words in Old Norse and perhaps in Old English. Sense extended generally to "clothing, ready-made clothing" (1660s), usually in plural slops. Hence, also, slop-shop "shop where ready-made clothes are sold" (1723).
"to spill carelessly" (transitive), 1550s, from slop (n.1). Intransitive sense from 1746. Related: Slopped; slopping.