Definitions

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  • adj. Characteristic of an economic slump.
  • adj. Easily broken through; boggy; marshy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Easily broken through; boggy; marshy; swampy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Marshy; swampy; boggy; easily broken through.

Etymologies

slump +‎ -y (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • What you do have is Kenny Perry, a 48-year-old from Kentucky, a self-described nice guy and a good player; and Angel Cabrera, a former chain smoking kind of slumpy guy from Argentina.

    Woods Off To Tough Start On Masters Day 3

  • The drive was long, and rather tiring, as the roads were beginning to get "slumpy," and here and there would come a place where the runners scraped bare ground.

    Our Little Canadian Cousin

  • Faith laughed, and gave little shrieks, alternately, as they rose triumphantly from deep, "slumpy" hollows, or pitched headlong into others again.

    Faith Gartney's Girlhood

  • Thanks to Oprah Winfrey, I learned a new word that she madeup to describea slumpy woman.

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  • I am often here, in this very spot, completely comfortable with not at all caring a whit for the cute vagaries of indie hipsterdom, with its pallid skin and questionable sexual acumen and slumpy thirty-year-olds on skateboards.

    Mark Morford: Forgive Me, I Do Not Like The Arcade Fire

  • Yesterday, and every day before it, she had always been aware of a weight on top of her and she had slouched around and annoyed teachers with her slumpy shoulders.

    The Redleys

  • A year ago he had trouble getting up the stairs at the end of the day; now he lopes up after dinner and stands in the bedroom yelling at us while we change from work clothes to slumpy home clothes: TAKE ME OUT.

    Wednesday, Jan. 20 – The Bleat.

  • Just getting out of the house and talking to adults is what I do when I am feeling kinda slumpy.

    » Feeling Slumpy Strocel.com

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  • From the dictionary of Americanisms. http://goo.gl/LlSr1 "Slumpy Marshy swampy Jamieson Scottish Die
    In New England and Canada applied to wet loose snow The word is not in the English dictionaries in any sense "

    February 25, 2013

  • Right after a nap, in the middle of the afternoon, when one is still sleepy and slightly grumpy. Sleepy + Grumpy = Slumpy. (From Addictionary)

    June 18, 2008