- Chop sooy
- Chop suey Chop su"ey or Chop sooy Chop soo"y . [Chin. (Cantonese) shap sui odds and ends, fr. shap for sap to enter the mouth + sui small bits pounded fine.] A m['e]lange served in Chinese restaurants to be eaten with rice, noodles, etc. It consists typically of bean sprouts, onions, mushrooms, etc., and sliced meats, fried and flavored with sesame oil. [U. S.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.