Definition of 'the chop'
Example sentences containing 'the chop'
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Sam gave us a treasured business card and we left him in the chop bar with the sleeping petrol barons. BLOOD IS DIRT (2002)That Stephen Lefever hadn't delivered the dough he'd promised and so he was for the chop ? COMPULSION (2002)Which, if you think you're for the chop anyway, becomes largely academic. RIOT (2002)
Synonyms of 'the chop'
the sack, sacking, dismissal, the boot
Trends of 'the chop'
Used Rarely. the chop is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of the chop from the Collins English Dictionary
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