Word of the Day - flaccid
flaccid – f l ae k s ih d
soft or limp
Without water the lettuce was flaccid.
soft and limp; not firm; flabby.
lacking force; weak:
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Synonyms for flaccid
debilitated, emasculated, enervated, enfeebled, flabby, flimsy, inelastic, irresilient, lax, limp, loose, nerveless, quaggy, sapped, slack, soft, weak, weakened
Dictionary Entries near flaccid
First known usage
First recorded in 1620–30; from Latin flaccidus “flabby, drooping,” equivalent to flacc(ēre) “to grow weak, languish” + -idus