What is another word for limply?

30 synonyms found


[ lˈɪmpli], [ lˈɪmpli], [ l_ˈɪ_m_p_l_i]

How to use "Limply" in context?

How do you describe something that is empty or superficial? Dry, brittle. All of those words fit neatly into the definition of "limply." Something that is limp is weightless or barely noticeable. It lacks substance or life. Something that is loosely attached is not tightly bound, or it may be damaged or not fit properly. "Limply" can also describe something that is done or said without much effort. It is too simple, or only half-heartedly done. "Limply" is also a term used to describe someone or something who is not strong or healthy. They are frail, or not up to the task at hand.

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