English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "flop"

The play was a total flop, and was shut down after three daysHe flopped down on the bed, and fell asleep almost instantly.

The play was a total flop, and was shut down after three days.

The children flopped onto the grass to have a rest.

Many movies which flop at the cinema become popular when made available on video.

She had a floppy hat on that looked pretty funny.

We saw a bunny at the petting zoo with long, floppy ears.

The clown had enormous floppy shoes on that made the children laugh with delight.

He head flopped heavily to his chest as he fell asleep in his chair.

I backed my files up on a floppy in case of a problem with the computer.

A lot of people don't use floppies anymore because they just put their files on the net so that they can access them from anywhere.

The fish was flopping around on the bottom of the boat.

The hump of a starving camel may flop over, and hang down the side of its body as the fat is used up.

Songwriter Alan Jay Lerner once noted that you write a hit the same way you write a flop.

Our new publicity campaign is a total flop which has cost us thousands of dollars in lost revenue.

Peter Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker was originally a huge flop when it premiered at the Marinski Theater in St. Petersburg, Russia, in 1892.


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