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Synonyms for choppy
ˈtʃɒp ichop·py

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. choppy, jerkyadjective

    marked by abrupt transitions

    "choppy prose"

    foolish, anserine, dopy, dopey, jerking, goosey, jerky, arrhythmic, goosy, gooselike

    gradual, calm

  2. choppyadjective

    rough with small waves

    "choppy seas"


    calm, gradual

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "choppy":

    restive, troubled

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  1. Gennadiy Goldberg:

    The report suggests that the housing market remains on a somewhat rocky footing as data remains quite choppy.

  2. Todd Rosenbluth:

    DoubleLine Shiller Enhanced CAPE similarly outperformed in 2015 in choppy equity market and while it lost money in January, it lost less than the S&P 500 index.

  3. Quincy Krosby:

    Low volume is fairly standard at this time of the year and August tends to be a very choppy month, if you have low volumes, it could skew the market in any direction, and that's what you have today.

  4. Andre Bakhos:

    Oil is serving as a bellwether for the global economy and could be a sign of things to come, today's trading action will be tied to oil and could be erratic and choppy.

  5. Elvis Picardo:

    The optimism we saw at the start of the year is dissipating, there's no doubt that the markets will be choppy for the rest of the year.

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