first-chop

adjective

Definition of first-chop

: first-class I believe London is simply teeming with first-chop unwritten plays— Katherine Mansfield

First Known Use of first-chop

1848, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for first-chop

first entry 1 + chop (quality, class)

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The first known use of first-chop was in 1848

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“First-chop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/first-chop. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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