chop down


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Verb1.chop down - cut down; "George chopped down the cherry tree"
fell, strike down, cut down, drop - cause to fall by or as if by delivering a blow; "strike down a tree"; "Lightning struck down the hikers"

chop 1

verb
To decrease, as in length or amount, by or as if by severing or excising:
phrasal verb
chop down
To bring down, as with a saw or ax:
cut (down), fell, hew.
noun
A quick, sharp blow, especially with the hand:
Informal: clip, spat.
Translations
يَقْطَعُ الشَّجَرَه ،يَحْطِبُ
kácet
fælde
höggva niîur
keserek devirmekkesmek

w>chop down

vt sep treefällen

chop1

(tʃop) past tense past participle chopped verb
(sometimes with up) to cut (into small pieces). He chopped up the vegetables.
noun
a slice of mutton, pork etc containing a rib.
ˈchopper noun
1. an instrument for chopping.
2. a helicopter.
ˈchoppy adjective
(of the sea) rough.
ˈchoppiness noun
chop and change
to keep changing (especially one's mind).
chop down
to cause (especially a tree) to fall by cutting it with an axe. He chopped down the fir tree.
References in classic literature ?
Cutter often threatened to chop down the cedar trees which half-buried the house.
As it was, the murder of the white men, of any white man, would bring a man-of-war that would kill the offenders and chop down the precious cocoanut trees.
They do not want to chop down one tree, but a whole wood and concrete it over.
to chop down trees,' said Khan adding that he had brought the matter to the Prime Minister's attention.
Hani Fannun said a group of settlers stormed olive orchards in Wadi al-Hariq, near the Gush Etzion settlement bloc, and used chainsaws to chop down 18 olive trees.
Maintenance work to chop down the affected trees in Stewart Park on Marton Road is scheduled to start on Monday, September 28.
ISLAMABAD -- The Capital Development Authority will chop down as many as 300 trees to make way for the Islamabad Expressway expansion project.
According to the council, some of the applicant's actions have led to the council having to chop down three trees on the grass verge outside the spa, which sits at the top of the tree-lined avenue.