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slump

slump

slump - Dictionary definition and meaning for word slump

Definition
(noun) a noticeable deterioration in performance or quality
Synonyms : drop-off , falling off , falloff , slack
Example Sentence
  • the team went into a slump
  • a gradual slack in output
  • a drop-off in attendance
  • a falloff in quality

Definition
(noun) a long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and low prices and low levels of trade and investment
Definition
(verb) assume a drooping posture or carriage
Synonyms : slouch

Definition
(verb) fall or sink heavily
Synonyms : sink , slide down
Example Sentence
  • He slumped onto the couch
  • My spirits sank

Definition
(verb) fall heavily or suddenly; decline markedly
Synonyms : fall off , sink
Example Sentence
  • The real estate market fell off

Definition
(verb) go down in value
Synonyms : correct , decline
Example Sentence
  • the stock market corrected
  • prices slumped

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