Thesaurus / flop
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
That doesn’t mean the new platforms are a flop — or even that they aren’t great.
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Whether ill-judged or simply ahead of its time, the transition was a resounding flop.
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If it’s a flop, we probably will never learn how many people took advantage.
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For example, if you’re a shoe business going after an Australian audience, you would probably be better off targeting “thong” rather than “flip flop” keywords.
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Bud turned his hotcakes with a vicious flop that spattered more batter on the stove.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
Never a flop of tail to indicate gratitude for blandishments, never the faintest symptom of canine appreciation.
IN SEARCH OF THE UNKNOWNROBERT W. CHAMBERS
One of these days Dan will take a flop and land clean over in the Thatcher camp.
A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
She says to tell you it looks at last like our old eagle bird will have a chance to flop its wings in France.
THE TREASURE TRAILMARAH ELLIS RYAN
WORDS RELATED TO FLOP
- false step
- faux pas
- flash in the pan
- lead balloon
- sinking ship
- total loss
- bed down
- catch a wink
- catch forty winks
- conk out
- cop some z's
- drop off
- fall asleep
- fall out
- hit the hay
- hit the sack
- nod off
- sack out
- saw wood
- take a nap
- turn in
- zonk out
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