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Similar words: chomp · chops · chap · chip · choc · chow · coop · cop · crop · hop
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chop

1. noun FOOD meat2. noun SPOR sharp blow3. noun SPOR sharp hit of ball4. noun HURL-CAM downward strike5. verb cut into pieces6. verb HURL-CAM strike against hurl7. verb slash, reduce
phrases
1 noun FOOD meatgríscín masc4  c m upork chop gríscín muiceola 2 noun SPOR sharp blowsmiotadh  c m ubuille masc4  c m u
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3 noun SPOR sharp hit of ballsmiotbhuille masc4  c m u 4 noun HURL-CAM downward striketarraingt anuas 5 verb cut into pieces TRANSITIVEgearr verb  c m ushe chopped the onions into small pieces ghearr sí na hoinniúin ina bpíosaí beaga to chop sth in half rud a ghearradh ina dhá leath, dhá leath a dhéanamh de rud 6 verb HURL-CAM strike against hurl INTRANSITIVEtarraing anuas  c m u 7 verb slash, reduce TRANSITIVEciorraigh verb  c m ugearr verb  c m uthe department's budget was chopped ciorraíodh buiséad na roinnethe price of the house was chopped in half baineadh leath de phraghas an tí
phrases

to chop and change

bheith ag athrú as éadanbheith ag síorathrú

to bust your chops

(also

to break your chops

) (US), informal do bhundún dearg a chur amachbheith ar do mhíle díchealldo chraiceann a chur díot

to break sb's chops

(also

to bust sb's chops

) (US), informal duine a chráduine a chiapadhstop busting my chops! ná bí do mo chrá!, ná bí do mo chéasadh!

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