chop verb

ADV. finely Add finely chopped parsley. | roughly Roughly chop the cabbage. | up I spent the day chopping up wood. | down There are concerns over how quickly the forests are being chopped down. | off He chopped off the small branches before cutting down the tree.

PREP. into Chop the meat into small cubes.

PHRASES chop sth to pieces The furniture had been chopped to pieces.