Synonyms of chop in English:

chop


See definition of chop

verb

1‘chop the potatoes into bite-sized pieces’

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cut up, cut into pieces, chop up

cube, dice, mince

North American hash

2‘the sound of men chopping wood’

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chop up, cut up, cut into pieces, hew, split, cleave

3‘all four fingers of his left hand were chopped off’

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sever, cut off, hack off, slice off, lop off, saw off, shear off

remove, take off

archaic sunder

rare dissever

4‘the scheme would mean chopping down large areas of rainforest’

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cut down, fell, bring down, hack down, saw down

5‘their training courses are to be chopped’

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reduce drastically, cut

abolish, scrap

axe, slash


Phrases

    the chop

      ‘hundreds of workers have been given the chop’

      SYNONYMS

      notice, one's marching orders

      the sack, the boot, the heave-ho, the old heave-ho, the elbow, the push, the bullet

      one's cards