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1choppy

adjective chop·py \ˈchä-pē\
chop·pi·erchop·pi·est

Definition of CHOPPY

1
:  being roughened :  chapped
2
:  rough with small waves
3
a :  interrupted by ups and downs <choppy terrain> <a choppy career>
b :  jerky <short choppy strides>
c :  disconnected <choppy writing>
chop·pi·ly \ˈchä-pə-lē\ adverb
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Origin of CHOPPY

2chop
First Known Use: 1605

2choppy

adjective
chop·pi·erchop·pi·est

Definition of CHOPPY

:  changeable, variable <a choppy wind>

Origin of CHOPPY

3chop
First Known Use: 1865

Rhymes with CHOPPY

CHOPPILY Defined for Kids

choppy

adjective chop·py \ˈchä-pē\
chop·pi·erchop·pi·est

Definition of CHOPPY for Kids

1
:  rough with small waves <choppy water>
2
:  marked by sudden stops and starts :  not smooth <He spoke in quick, choppy sentences.>

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