Flop

Definition of Flop

Pronunciation: flǒp
v. t.1.To clap or strike, as a bird its wings, a fish its tail, etc.; to flap.
[imp. & p. p. Flopped (flǒpt); p. pr. & vb. n. Flopping.]
2.To turn suddenly, as something broad and flat.
v. i.1.To strike about with something broad and flat, as a fish with its tail, or a bird with its wings; to rise and fall; as, the brim of a hat flops.
2.To fall, sink, or throw one's self, heavily, clumsily, and unexpectedly on the ground.
n.1.Act of flopping.

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