chops

chops
/tʃɒps/ (say chops) Colloquial

plural noun
1. the jaw.
2. Jazz
a.embouchure (def. 3b).
b. musical ability and technical prowess.
phrase
3. bust someone's chops, to nag, criticise or reprimand someone.
4. in the chops, in the mouth.
5. lick one's chops,
a. to indicate one's appetite for or appreciation of food by, or as by, licking one's lips.
b. to anticipate or recall something with greedy pleasure.
Also, chap. {plural of chop, variant of chap3}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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