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    Default to get smack round the chops

    Hello

    What does it mean "to get smack round the chops"?

    One guy asked a girl an uncomfortable question and the other guy said to him "you are gonna get smack round the chops".

    I've heard it in a British medium.

    Thanks

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    Default Re: to get smack round the chops

    It is never heard in AmE. If it is acceptable slang in BrE, as I suspect it is, it still requires an indefinite article: ""you are gonna get a smack round the chops".

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    Default Re: to get smack round the chops

    I heard it in the BBC. I finally found out what it means. The chops seem to be the mouth and cheeks.

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    Default Re: to get smack round the chops

    not a teacher

    It means to be punched/slapped/hit in the face.

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    Default Re: to get smack round the chops

    Without the article, the only way this could happen is if you were taking it orally, which is not common.
    http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=smack

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