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choppy

chop·py

choppy

pronunciation:
cha pi
part of speech: adjective
inflections: choppier, choppiest
definition 1: of a body of water, full of short, rough waves.
 
antonyms:
calm
similar words:
wavy
definition 2: characterized by abrupt transitions, inconsistent style, or uneven quality.
a choppy piece of writing
antonyms:
smooth
similar words:
spotty
definition 3: of the wind, shifting unexpectedly; variable.
antonyms:
steady
derivations: choppily (adv.), choppiness (n.)