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Word Example of - chop

    Example Sentences for chop

    Ogula camp no place for old girl if they short of chop and hungry.

    Here comes a candle to light you to bed,And here comes a chopper to chop off your head.

    Mix salt with flour; pour oil over and chop it in with a spoon; do not mix much.

    Remove the veal and chicken when cooked, and chop them fine.

    Chop tomatoes, onions and peppers; cover with salt and allow to stand over night.

    Chop the clams if large, saving the liquor that runs from them.

    When you have leisure, try eating lobster in the shell with chop sticks.

    Cutter often threatened to chop down the cedar trees which half-buried the house.

    Many Coffee-shops are provided with chess-boards and men, and many dining and chop houses have chess-rooms up-stairs.

    You lads ought to bear it in mind, in case you get a cut or a chop.

Word Origin & History of - chop

    Word Origin & History

    chop "to cut," mid-14c., perhaps from O.Fr. (Picard) choper, from O.Fr. coper "to cut off," from V.L. *cuppare "to decapitate," infl. by couper "to strike." Meaning "slice of meat" is c.1640; hence, chop-house (1680s).