Top definition
Busy, or otherwise overwhelmed with work.

Originally used in Northeastern culinary institutions, made its way into corporate lingo late 2012.
John was chopping onions trying to get his management reports done and fix the broken copier.

When Sam asked John if he could do him a favor, John responded "Sorry, I can't, I'm chopping onions this morning!"
by TabbyDabby April 01, 2013
Get the merch
Get the Chopping Onions neck gaiter and mug.
Jul 27 Word of the Day
the whale tail is the shape formed when a g-string rides up high over a womans trousers
oh my god look at that butt, her whale tail is showing so high!
by garv November 10, 2003
Get the mug
Get a Whale Tail mug for your cat Yasemin.
Chris Graves says to Tom Brown and Bobby Harmon. "Hey, you got me chopping onions heeya"
by Derrick Heichelbech December 07, 2008
Get the merch
Get the chopping onions neck gaiter and mug.
What people do when they watch videos like the deaf girl who could hear for the first time.
"Oh my god, it's so beautiful. You know, chopping onions and all."
by IMJUSTSOPASSIONATE January 24, 2012
Get the merch
Get the chopping onions neck gaiter and mug.
A term typically used by youtubers to describe the action of hating on or negativley talking about the shitlord that is Onision or the onion man.
person 1: Hey did you see Strange ÆONS video about Chopping onions?

person 2: wtf how did you get into my house
by flatbear December 27, 2019
Get the mug
Get a Chopping Onions mug for your mate Riley.