"That was a sloppy thing to do," he said to himself, and he flung the earth away from him.
She told one girl her work was sloppy and made her do the flower over.
It was a rainy, windy October night, sloppy underfoot, dripping overhead.
The writing is vigorous and there is no sloppy sentimentality.
That was the word the sloppy copyist of yesteryear had wrongly transcribed.