Definition of mutton chops in English:

mutton chops

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(also mutton chop whiskers)


  • The whiskers on a man’s cheek when shaped like a meat chop, narrow at the top and broad and rounded at the bottom.
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    • And when you look at historic pictures, guys had mutton chops, mustaches, beards.
    • In the good old days, mutton chops were both a cut of meat and a style of whiskery adornment.
    • It wasn't only the wig, they'd put on the mutton chops as well, and the costume.

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