chopping board

'chopping board
n BrE 'chopping block AmE
a large piece of wood or plastic that you cut meat or vegetables on when you are cooking

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • chopping board — chopping boards N COUNT A chopping board is a wooden or plastic board that you chop meat and vegetables on. [BRIT] (in AM, usually use cutting board) …   English dictionary

  • chopping board — noun a wooden board where meats or vegetables can be cut • Syn: ↑cutting board • Hypernyms: ↑board * * * chopping board UK [ˈtʃɒpɪŋ ˌbɔː(r)d] US [ˈtʃɑpɪŋ ˌbɔrd] noun [countable] [ …   Useful english dictionary

  • chopping board — UK [ˈtʃɒpɪŋ ˌbɔː(r)d] / US [ˈtʃɑpɪŋ ˌbɔrd] noun [countable] Word forms chopping board : singular chopping board plural chopping boards British a flat piece of wood or plastic used for cutting food on …   English dictionary

  • chopping board — also chopping block noun (C) especially BrE a large piece of wood or plastic that you cut meat or vegetables on; cutting board AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • chopping board — noun A sturdy board, used for cutting and preparing food. Syn: cutting board …   Wiktionary

  • chopping board — chop|ping board [ tʃapıŋ ,bɔrd ] noun count BRITISH a CUTTING BOARD …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • chopping board — n. cutting board, plastic or wooden board on which meats and vegetables can be cut …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chopping board — /ˈtʃɒpɪŋ bɔd/ (say choping bawd) noun a board, usually wooden, on which meat or vegetables are chopped …   Australian English dictionary

  • chopping-board — choppˈing block or choppˈing board noun One on which material to be chopped is placed • • • Main Entry: ↑chop …   Useful english dictionary

  • board — board1 W1S1 [bo:d US bo:rd] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(information)¦ 2¦(for putting things on)¦ 3¦(group of people)¦ 4¦(in names)¦ 5¦(in building)¦ 6 on board 7¦(meals)¦ 8 go by the board 9¦(in water sports)¦ 10 across the board …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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