[choh-puh, chop-uh] /ˈtʃoʊ pə, ˈtʃɒp ə/
noun, plural (especially collectively) chopa (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) chopas.
any of several fishes, especially of the sea chub family, Kyphosidae, and the nibbler family, Girellidae.
[chop-blok] /ˈtʃɒpˌblɒk/ noun 1. . 2. .
[chop-chop] /ˈtʃɒpˈtʃɒp/ adverb 1. with haste; quickly. adv. “quickly,” Pidgin English, from Chinese k’wa-k’wa (see chopstick). CHOP. A Chinese word signifying quality; first introduced by mariners in the Chinese trade, but which has now become common in all our seaports. [Bartlett, “Dictionary of Americanisms,” 1848] adverb Quickly; at once •Used as a command or exhortation […]
[chop-faw-luh n] /ˈtʃɒpˌfɔ lən/ adjective 1. . /ˈtʃɒpˌfɔːlən/ adjective 1. a variant of chapfallen
[chop-hous] /ˈtʃɒpˌhaʊs/ noun, plural chophouses [chop-hou-ziz] /ˈtʃɒpˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA) 1. a restaurant specializing in , steaks, and the like. /ˈtʃɒpˌhaʊs/ noun 1. a restaurant specializing in steaks, grills, chops, etc /ˈtʃɒpˌhaʊs/ noun 1. (formerly) a customs house in China