Slip"shod` (?), a.

1.

Wearing shoes or slippers down at the heel.

The shivering urchin bending as he goes, With slipshod heels. Cowper.

2.

Figuratively: Careless in dress, manners, style, etc.; slovenly; shuffling; as, slipshod manners; a slipshod or loose style of writing.

Thy wit shall ne'er go slipshod. Shak.

 

© Webster 1913.

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