Noun(1) an incompetent person; usually used in negative constructions(2) a stooping carriage in standing and walking
Verb(1) assume a drooping posture or carriage(2) walk slovenly
(1) My back ached and for the first time, I recognized the slouch in my posture.(2) He walked in a springy slouch , his thin frame forming a question mark, his gut preceding his chest by a beat or two.(3) And Law possesses the frumpy slouch of a man dissatisfied with his lot in life.(4) his stance was a round-shouldered slouch(5) he's no slouch on the guitar(6) The others slouch back, assuming the same secondary roles they play on stage.(7) He was barely a meter and a half in height, yet still had the tendency to slouch when standing and frequently referred to himself as ├ö├ç├┐The Man├ö├ç├û.(8) my brother was no slouch at making a buck(9) When you slouch or stand with a swayback, you exaggerate your back's natural curves.(10) I have a slight slouch , but that shouldn't count against me, should it?(11) She came across the stage with a marvellous slouch , has poise, panache, posture, studied clothes and high beauty.(12) Mama used to droop like a flower then, and she would slouch in her chair.(13) Chris, who was already waiting there, removed his hands from behind his head and sat up, for he had been positioned in a lazy slouch .(14) But he had to work hard within himself, forcing himself outside to walk when he wanted to slouch in a chair.(15) If Higgins and Tom Kelly are star performers then the others are no slouches either.(16) I threw my backpack next to his desk with disgust, and slouched in his chair.
1. incompetent ::
2. amateur ::
5. scissorbill ::
6. slump ::
7. hunch ::
8. loll ::
9. droop ::
1. doer ::
2. go-ahead ::
Different Formsslouch, slouched, sloucher, slouchers, slouches, slouching, slouchy
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he's no SLOUCH at holding his breath.
The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 16
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