slap dash

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rock dash

An exterior stucco finish containing crushed rock, large pebbles, or shells that are imbedded in a stucco base; also called pebble dash or slap dash.
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Out of character as making slap dash arrangements is, for now, it's by far the wisest option.
You could never accuse Boulveard of being slap dash when it comes to their song choices so for Christmas read Hawaii, Beauty & the Beast and even the Stripper theme.
The attention to the design and detail of both was a change from the slap dash approach you sometimes get in pubs and sharing two between three did us grand.
Also perfect was the service - quick without feeling rushed, relaxed without being slap dash.
Obviously this is for fear of blowing my cover and has nothing to do with a lack of professionalism and a generally slap dash approach to food criticism.
But a slap dash part rocker, part nonchalant look is not what we expect from you, Shilpa
Your ruler is also well supported by the Sun, so changes at home can go smoothly - as long as you are not slap dash about the smaller details.
However, the slap dash approach one particular individual is taking worries you.
You want to see harmony restored but a slap dash attitude is not the answer.
Customers quickly make a connection from a mistake in the company's promotional material to a slap dash approach to product maintenance or service levels.
If you're slap dash in your approach, you will probably only have to revisit the issue all over again.