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Synonyms for chop

chop something up

the chop

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to decrease, as in length or amount, by or as if by severing or excising

chop down: to bring down, as with a saw or ax

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a quick, sharp blow, especially with the hand

to turn aside sharply from a straight course

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the irregular motion of waves (usually caused by wind blowing in a direction opposite to the tide)

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a small cut of meat including part of a rib

a jaw

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a tennis return made with a downward motion that puts backspin on the ball

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a grounder that bounces high in the air

cut into pieces

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move suddenly

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form or shape by chopping

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strike sharply, as in some sports

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cut with a hacking tool

hit sharply

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As well as chopping off part of her fingertip, Chloe fractured her pinkie.
It's not Mr Henry's head that wants chopping off, it's the WRU's head.
But not the kind of drastic restructuring common in the United States and Europe, or so-called chopping off live people's heads.
McKnight and his colleagues reported this summer that it is possible to disable this self-starting mechanism by chopping off a particular portion of the virus' VP16 protein.
KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Taliban fighters denied on Saturday chopping off ears of four people working on reconstruction projects in southern Kandahar province.
Thiruvananthapuram Two people were arrested in Kerala on suspicion of chopping off a man's arm because he challenged them for teasing his cousin.
Japanese actor Hiroyuki Sanada has revealed that he came within half an inch from chopping off Tom Cruise's head while filming the Last Samurai.