from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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.


slump +‎ -y (Wiktionary)


  • 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.

    13 « May « 2009 « MommyFiles

  • Posted in HOME FILES, Uncategorized | Tagged housewife blues, Oprah, self-appreciation, shlumpadinka, slumpy housewife | No Comments Yet

    Shlumpadinka « MommyFiles

  • Posted in HOME FILES, Uncategorized, tagged housewife blues, Oprah, self-appreciation, shlumpadinka, slumpy housewife on May 13, 2009 | Leave a Comment »

    13 « May « 2009 « MommyFiles

  • 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


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • From the dictionary of Americanisms. "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