Complete Definition of "floppy"

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English

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-floppy.ogg|Audio (US)

Etymology
suffix|flop|y

Adjective
en-adj|floppi|er

  1. Limp, not hard, firm, or rigid; flexible.
Quotations
2005, w:Alan Hollinghurst|Alan Hollinghurst, w:The Line of Beauty|The Line of Beauty, Bloomsbury Publishing, p. 3,

Derived terms
floppy disk, floppy disc

Translations
trans-top|limp, not hard, firm or rigid; flexible
Chinese: æ¶æ£ç, ææ£ç (lÇn sÇn de)
Dutch: slap
Finnish: lerppu
French: souple m|f
German: schlaff
Greek: ÏλαδαÏÏÏ m, ÏλαδαÏή f, ÏλαδαÏÏ n
Icelandic: linur m
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Italian: floscio m, floscia f
Japanese: ã ãããªã (darashinai)
Korean: ëì¨í (neuseunhan)
Portuguese: flexível m|f
Russian: гибкий m, Ð³Ð¸Ð±ÐºÐ°Ñ f, гибкое n
Spanish: flojo m, floja f
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Noun
en-noun|flopp|ies

  1. computing A floppy disk

Synonyms
diskette

Translations
trans-top|(computing) a floppy disk
Chinese: ç£ç¢, ç£ç (cí pán)
Finnish: (5¼-inch) (slang) lerppu, (3½-inch) (slang) korppu
French: disquette f
German: Floppy-Disc m, Diskette f
Greek: διÏκέÏα f
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Italian: floppy disk m, floppy m, dischetto m
Japanese: ãã­ãã㣠(furoppii)
Korean: íë¡í¼ (peuropi)
Portuguese: disco flexível m
Russian: диÑкеÑа m
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