variants or choup
plural -s
dialectal, British
: the hip of the wild rose

Word History


probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Icelandic (dialect) kjupa hip of the rose, Icelandic hjupa, Old English hēope

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“Choop.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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