English noun: sloppiness
|1.||sloppiness (state) the wetness of ground that is covered or soaked with water|
|Samples||The baseball game was canceled because of the wateriness of the outfield.|
The water's muddiness made it undrinkable.
The sloppiness of a rainy November day.
|2.||sloppiness (state) a lack of order and tidiness; not cared for|
|3.||sloppiness (attribute) the quality of not being careful or taking pains|
|Narrower (hyponym)||incaution, incautiousness, neglect, neglectfulness, negligence, unconscientiousness|
|4.||sloppiness (attribute) falsely emotional in a maudlin way|
|Synonyms||drippiness, mawkishness, mushiness, sentimentality, soupiness|
|Broader (hypernym)||emotionalism, emotionality|
|Narrower (hyponym)||corn, schmaltz, schmalz, sentimentalism, shmaltz|