lop sth off Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary

Meaning of “lop sth off” - Learner’s Dictionary

lop sth off

phrasal verb with lop
/lɒp/ verb ( present participle lopping, past tense and past participle lopped)
to cut off something in one quick movement: I lopped off the biggest branches.Cutting off and disconnecting
Translations of “lop sth off”
in Chinese (Traditional) 切斷, 切斷,砍斷,削去…
in Russian отрезать, отрубать…
in Turkish kesip koparmak, bir darbede kesmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 切断, 切断,砍断,削去…
in Polish obcinać coś…
(Definition of lop sth off from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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