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  1. chopping(Noun)

    The action by which something is chopped.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Chopping

    of Chop

  2. Chopping(adj)

    stout or plump; large

  3. Chopping(adj)

    shifting or changing suddenly, as the wind; also, having tumbling waves dashing against each other; as, a chopping sea

  4. Chopping(noun)

    act of cutting by strokes

  5. Origin: [See Chop to barter.]


  1. Chopping

    In hip hop music sampling, chopping is the "altering [of] a sampled phrase [or break] by dividing it into smaller segments and reconfiguring them in a different order."

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Chopping

    chop′ing, adj. stout, strapping, plump.

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  1. chopping


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of CHOPPING in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of CHOPPING in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of CHOPPING in a Sentence

  1. Map Trump:

    Don’t tell me it doesn’t work. Torture works, they’re chopping off our heads in the Middle East.

  2. Peter Moyle:

    It is a very delicate fish, but it’s just the first fish on the chopping block if we don’t manage the delta properly.

  3. Donald Trump:

    They're chopping off the heads of Christians and anybody else that happens to be in the way. They're drowning people in steel cages.

  4. Samit Aich:

    His (the home minister's) arbitrary attack could set a very dangerous precedent: every Indian civil society group is now on the chopping block.

  5. Senate Republican Leader Jean Fuller:

    What is clear is that ambitious and expensive pet programs like high-speed rail may be on the chopping block if these auction results continue.

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