chop-socky

noun, often attributive
\ ˈchäp-ˈsä-kē How to pronounce chop-socky (audio) \

Definition of chop-socky

: a genre of motion pictures featuring martial arts violence a chop-socky star

First Known Use of chop-socky

1974, in the meaning defined above

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“Chop-socky.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chop-socky. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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