chop off

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Related to chop off: take hold, lined up, dropped off
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.chop off - remove by or as if by cutting; "cut off the ear"; "lop off the dead branch"
abscise - remove or separate by abscission
roach - cut the mane off (a horse)
come away, come off, detach - come to be detached; "His retina detached and he had to be rushed into surgery"

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References in classic literature ?
Jim told me to chop off the snake's head and throw it away, and then skin the body and roast a piece of it.
If there had been an executioner behind him with an uplifted axe ready to chop off his head if he touched that hand, Joe couldn't have helped doing it.
Would you chop off your hand if your mother requested it?
A REAL-LIFE Rapunzel has raised a chunk of cash for two charities by agreeing to chop off her hair.
A MAN has appeared in court accused of threatening to chop off people's heads with a chainsaw.
Yet, Lily Allen wants the despair of "Directioners" because she wants nothing but to chop off Styles' lovely locks.