how to pronounce chops


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The above transcription of chops is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

chops is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of chops in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… to show your chops now is when you get …”

meanings of chops


  1. One's skill at any endeavor; ability, talent; competency.
  2. Plural of chop.
  3. The area where two tides meet and cause an irregular (choppy) sea.
  4. A pattern that involves carrying the object with the hand over the next object before throwing it.
  5. Plural of CHOP.
  6. Jaws, mouth.
  7. One's skill at musical interpretation and delivery (originally of jazz); musical performance ability.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of chop.
  2. To talk, chat; also, to talk back, to be cheeky.

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