Cut near the ground, close-cut, close-shaven, close-cropped, closely shorn; to cut down to the ground, cut off near the roots or close to the ground. (see sóop).
To cut off near the ground or roots. Soópa ang paggúnting sang ákon bohók. Cut my hair short. Pasoópi ang bohók ko. Give me a close crop. Ginsóop níla ang pagtapás sang káhoy. They cut down the tree close to the ground. Pasoópi sang galáb ang bungálon. Keep the sickle near the ground in cutting zacate. (see sípsip).