chaps, chops (n.) Old form(s): Chappes
jaws
2H4 II.iv.125[Doll to Pistol] I'll thrust my knife in your mouldy chaps an you play the saucy cuttle with me
2H6 III.i.259[Suffolk to Queen, of Gloucester] Before his chaps be stained with crimson blood
AC III.v.12[Enobarbus to Eros] world, thou hast a pair of chaps, no more
KJ II.i.352[Bastard to King John and King Philip] O, now doth death line his dead chaps with steel
Mac I.ii.22[Captain to King, of Macbeth killing Macdonwald] he unseamed him from the nave to the chops
Tem II.ii.85[Stephano to Caliban] Open your chaps again
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