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choppy

adjective chop·py \ ˈchä-pē \

Definition of choppy

choppier; choppiest
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

choppily

play \ˈchä-pə-lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of choppy


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choppy

adjective

Definition of choppy

choppier; choppiest
: changeable, variable
  • a choppy wind

Origin and Etymology of choppy


CHOPPY Defined for Kids

choppy

adjective chop·py \ ˈchä-pē \

Definition of choppy for Students

choppier; choppiest
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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