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What does chops mean? #1 (permalink) Sat Jan 31, 2009 20:59 pm   What does chops mean?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #312 "English Slang Idioms (33)", question 10

Don't bust my ......... about the project. It's not my fault that it was late.

(a) bolts
(b) toes
(c) vase
(d) chops

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #312 "English Slang Idioms (33)", answer 10

Don't bust my chops about the project. It's not my fault that it was late.

Correct answer: (d) chops
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What does chops mean? #2 (permalink) Sun Feb 01, 2009 11:48 am   What does chops mean?
 

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Chops = the jaw.
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What does chops mean? #3 (permalink) Sun Sep 05, 2010 13:10 pm   What does chops mean?
 

Does to bust one's chops mean to blame somebody for something?
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What does chops mean? #4 (permalink) Sun Sep 05, 2010 13:48 pm   What does chops mean?
 

It has 2 different meanings:

bust one's chops, Slang . to exert oneself.

bust someone's chops, Slang . to annoy with nagging or criticism: 'Stop busting my chops—I'll get the job done.'


It's the 2nd meaning here.
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