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choppy

adjective

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  1. 1 lacking in steadiness or regularity of occurrence a sharp, choppy wind coming off the lake Synonyms of choppy aperiodic, casual, catchy, fitful, discontinuous, episodic (also episodical), erratic, intermittent, irregular, occasional, spasmodic, spastic, sporadic, spotty, unsteadyWords Related to choppy convulsive, sudden, violent; broken, disconnected, fragmentary, interrupted; aimless, arbitrary, desultory, haphazard, hit-and-miss, hit-or-miss, odd, random, scattered, slapdash, stray; capricious, changeful, changing, flickery, fluctuating, fluid, inconstant, mercurial, mutable, temperamental, uncertain, unpredictable, unsettled, unstable, varying, wavering; changeable, fickle, variable, volatileNear Antonyms of choppy changeless, equable, even, stable, stationary, uniform; unchanging, unvarying, unwavering; methodical (also methodic), orderly, systematic; unrelenting, unremittingAntonyms of choppy constant, continuous, habitual, periodic, regular, repeated, steady

  2. 2 marked by a series of sharp quick motions the old cable car provides a picturesque but choppy ride to the mountain's peak Synonyms of choppy bumpy, jerky, herky-jerky, jouncy, roughWords Related to choppy erratic, fitful, irregular, spasmodic, spastic, unsteady; jagged, ragged, unevenNear Antonyms of choppy calm, placid, smooth, steady, still

  3. 3 not clearly or logically connected the plot was intriguing, but the author's style was so choppy that I finally gave up in frustration Synonyms of choppy incoherent, disconnected, disjointed, unconnectedWords Related to choppy baffling, bewildering, confounding, confused, confusing, disordered, disorderly, disorganized, muddled, perplexing, puzzling, unorganized; disconcerting, frustrating; fallacious, illogical, inconsistent, invalid, irrational, unsound; absurd, asinine, bizarre, curious, eccentric, foolish, odd, outlandish, outré, peculiar, screwy, strange, unreasonable, unusual, weird; meaningless, nonsensical, nutty, preposterous, ridiculous, senseless, silly; unconvincing; inexplicable, unaccountable, unexplainableNear Antonyms of choppy ordered, orderly, organized, systematic, systematized; logical, rational, reasonable, sensible, solid, sound, valid; cogent, compelling, convincing, persuasive, plausible, satisfying; clear, clear-cut, lucid, perspicuous, transparent, unambiguous, unequivocal, unmistakableAntonyms of choppy coherent, connected


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