HyperDic: floppy

English > 2 senses of the word floppy:
ADJECTIVEallfloppyhanging limply
NOUNartifactfloppy, diskette, floppy diska small plastic magnetic disk enclosed in a stiff envelope with a radial slit
floppy > pronunciation
Soundsflaa'piy
Rhymesaromatherapy ... zippy: 84 rhymes with piy...
English > floppy: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaninghanging limply.
Example"a spaniel with floppy ears"
BroaderlaxLacking in strength or firmness or resilience
Spanishblando, flexible
Catalanflexible
Nounsflopthe act of throwing yourself down
English > floppy: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA small plastic magnetic disk enclosed in a stiff envelope with a radial slit; used to store data or programs for a microcomputer.
Example"floppy disks are noted for their relatively slow speed and small capacity and low price"
Synonymsdiskette, floppy disk
Part ofcomputer, computing machine, computing device, data processor, electronic computer, information processing systemA machine for performing calculations automatically
Broadermagnetic disk, magnetic disc, disk, disc(computer science) a memory device consisting of a flat disk covered with a magnetic coating on which information is stored
Spanishdisco flexible, disquete, floppy
Catalandisc flexible, disquet

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