choppiness choppiness

Definition(s):

  • (n) used of the sea during inclement or stormy weather

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Usage(s):

  • Thus it's hard to know whom to blame for the film's choppiness, its mixture of rage and sentimentality, the stridency of some of the acting.

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  • More Volatility for Stocks, Bonds, and Foreign Exchange

    The market is trying to figure out the right level for interest rates now that it appears there will be less central bank support in the future. This choppiness is causing a real problem for active investors--they keep getting their heads--and other body parts--chopped off in the whipsaw action.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNBC

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