Yet no part of him regretted the idea of chopping them out of the picture completely.
I can enjoy myself well enough here chopping; I want no better sport.
Mrs. Marsh stopped chopping the lettuce and stared at her.
As she climbed the porch steps, a chopping sound drifted from the back yard.
I would not recommend quickly chopping vegetables unless you have expertise with a knife.
Limestone in the Great Pyramid, as elsewhere, was dressed by chopping it with an adze, a tool used from prehistoric to Roman times for all soft stones and wood.
Two men working on a tree trunk, one making a cut with the adze lengthwise and the other chopping off the piece across, will soon hollow out a large canoe.
Cynthia asked as she returned to the counter and began chopping carrots with a large butcher knife.
In the passage of the small watchhouse a Cossack with sleeves rolled up was chopping some mutton.
He kissed her on the cheek as she continued working, chopping the carrots with a new-found vengeance.
Prison labour has found an outlet, therefore, in such work as service blanket making, hammock making, mail-bag making, the manufacture of cartridge cases, flags, chopping firewood for barracks and so on, having been diverted almost entirely from mat-making, once an exclusive prison trade originally invented indeed by prison task-masters.
The Tasmanian stone implements, figured in the Plate, show their own use when it is noticed that the rude chipping forms. a good hand-grip above, and an effective edge for chopping, sawing, and cutting below.