chop and change


British, informal
: to keep changing one's mind, way of doing something, etc.
You have to make a decision and stick with it. You can't chop and change all the time.

Examples of chop and change in a Sentence

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“Chop and change.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.

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