Cut 1Definition: of Cut
Cut 2Definition: To separate the
parts of with, or as with, a sharp instrument; to make an incision in; to gash; to sever; to divide.
Cut 3Definition: To sever and cause to fall for the purpose of gathering; to hew; to mow or reap.
Cut 4Definition: To sever and remove by cutting; to cut off; to dock; as, to cut the hair; to cut the
Cut 5Definition: To castrate or geld; as, to cut a horse.
Cut 6Definition: To form or shape by cutting; to make by incision, hewing,
etc.; to carve; to hew out.
Cut 7Definition: To wound or hurt deeply the sensibilities of; to pierce; to lacerate; as, sarcasm
cuts to the quick.
Cut 8Definition: To intersect; to cross; as, one line
cuts another at right angles.
Cut 9Definition: To do the work of an edged tool; to serve in dividing or gashing; as, a knife
Cut 10Definition: To admit of incision or severance; to yield to a cutting instrument.
Cut 11Definition: To perform the operation of dividing, severing, incising, intersecting,
etc.; to use a cutting instrument.
Cut 12Definition: To make a stroke with a whip.
Cut 13Definition: To interfere, as a horse.
Cut 14Definition: To move or make off quickly.
Cut 15Definition: To divide a pack of
cards into two portion to decide the deal or trump, or to change the order of the
cards to be dealt.
Cut 16Definition: An opening made with an edged instrument; a cleft; a gash; a slash; a wound made by cutting; as, a sword cut.
Cut 17Definition: A stroke or blow or cutting motion with an edged instrument; a stroke or blow with a whip.
Cut 18Definition: That which
feelings, as a harsh remark or criticism, or a sarcasm; personal discourtesy, as neglecting to recognize an acquaintance when meeting him; a slight.
Cut 19Definition: A notch, passage, or channel made by cutting or digging; a furrow; a groove; as, a cut for a railroad.
Cut 20Definition: The surface left by a cut; as, a smooth or clear cut.
Cut 21Definition: A portion severed or cut off; a division; as, a cut of beef; a cut of timber.
Cut 22Definition: An engraved block or plate; the impression from such an engraving; as, a book illustrated with fine
Cut 23Definition: The act of dividing a pack
Cut 24Definition: The right to divide; as, whose cut is
Cut 25Definition: Manner in which a thing is cut or formed; shape; style; fashion; as, the cut of a garment.
Cut 26Definition: A common work horse; a gelding.
Cut 27Definition: The failure of a college officer or student to be present at any appointed exercise.
Cut 28Definition: A skein of yarn.
Cut 29Definition: Gashed or divided, as by a cutting instrument.
Cut 30Definition: Formed or shaped as by cutting; carved.
Cut 31Definition: Overcome by liquor; tipsy.
cut 32Definition: an unexcused absence from class; "he was punished for taking too many
cuts in his math class"
cut 33Definition: the act of reducing the amount or number; "the mayor proposed extensive
cuts in the city budget"
cut 34Definition: the act of shortening something by cutting off the
ends; "the barber gave him a good cut"
cut 35Definition: the act of cutting something into parts; "his
cuts were skillful"; "his cutting of the cake made a terrible mess"
cut 36Definition: the act of penetrating or opening open with a sharp edge; "his cut in the lining revealed the hidden
cut 37Definition: the division of a deck of cards before dealing; "he insisted that we give him the last cut before every deal"; "the cutting of the cards soon became a ritual"
(sports) a stroke that
puts reverse spin on the ball;
"cuts do not bother a good tennis player"
cut 39Definition: in baseball; a
batter''s attempt to hit a pitched ball; "he took a vicious cut at the ball"
cut 40Definition: a refusal to recognize someone you know; "the snub was clearly intentional"
cut 41Definition: a trench resembling a furrow that was made by erosion or excavation
cut 42Definition: a canal made by erosion or excavation
cut 43Definition: the style in which a garment is cut; "a dress of traditional cut"
cut 44Definition: the omission that is made when an editorial change
shortens a written passage; "an
editor''s deletions frequently upset young
authors"; "both parties agreed on the excision of the proposed clause"
cut 45Definition: a distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc; "he played the first cut on the cd"; "the title track of the album"
cut 46Definition: (film) an immediate transition from one shot to the next; "the cut from the accident scene to the hospital seemed too abrupt"
cut 47Definition: a remark capable of wounding mentally; "the
unkindest cut of all"
a piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass
a share of the profits; "everyone got a cut of the earnings"
a wound made by cutting; "he put a bandage over the cut"
a step on some scale; "he is a cut above the the rest"
cut off the testicles (of male animals such as horses); "the vet gelded the young horse"
grow through the gums; "The new tooth is cutting"
have grow through the gums; "The baby cut a tooth"
cut and assemble the components of; "edit film"; "cut recording tape"
lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture; "cut bourbon"
reduce in scope while retaining essential elements; "The manuscript must be shortened"
cease, stop; "cut the noise"; "We had to cut short the conversation"
cut down on; make a reduction in; "reduce your daily fat intake"; "The employer wants to cut back health benefits"
have a reducing effect; "This cuts into my earnings"
dissolve by breaking down the fat of; "soap cuts grease"
weed out unwanted or unnecessary things; "We had to lose weight, so we cut the sugar from our diet"
shorten as if by severing the edges or ends of; "cut my hair"
refuse to acknowledge; "She cut him dead at the meeting"
make out and issue; "write out a check"; "cut a ticket"; "Please make the check out to me"
penetrate injuriously; "The glass from the shattered windshield cut into her forehead"
fell by sawing; hew; "The Vietnamese cut a lot of timber while they occupied Cambodia"
reap or harvest; "cut grain"
hit (a ball) with a spin so that it turns in the opposite direction; "cut a pingpong ball"
cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch; "Turn off the stereo, please"; "cut the engine"; "turn out the lights"
separate with or as if with an instrument; "Cut the rope"
divide a deck of cards at random into two parts to make selection difficult; "Wayne cut"; "She cut the deck for a long time"
make an incision or separation; "cut along the dotted line"
allow incision or separation; "This bread cuts easily"
function as a cutting instrument; "This knife cuts well"
style and tailor in a certain fashion; "cut a dress"
perform or carry out; "cut a caper"
form or shape by cutting or incising; "cut paper dolls"
form by probing, penetrating, or digging; "cut a hole"; "cut trenches"; "The sweat cut little rivulets into her face"
create by duplicating data; "cut a disk"; "burn a CD"
record a performance on (a medium); "cut a record"
make a recording of; "cut the songs"; "She cut all of her major titles again"
stop filming; "cut a movie scene"
make an abrupt change of image or sound; "cut from one scene to another"
pass through or across; "The boat cut the water"
pass directly and often in haste; "We cut through the neighbor''s yard to get home sooner"
turn sharply; change direction abruptly; "The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right"
move (one''s fist); "his opponent cut upward toward his chin"
give the appearance or impression of; "cut a nice figure"
discharge from a group; "The coach cut two players from the team"
informal: be able to manage or manage successfully; "I can''t hack it anymore"; "she could not cut the long days in the office"
intentionally fail to attend; "cut class"
with parts removed; "the drastically cut film"
separated into parts or laid open or penetrated with a sharp edge or instrument; "the cut surface was mottled"; "cut tobacco"; "blood from his cut forehead"; "bandages on her cut wrists"
(of pages of a book) having the folds of the leaves trimmed or slit; "the cut pages of the book"
fashioned or shaped by cutting; "a well-cut suit"; "cut diamonds"; "cut velvet"
mixed with water; "sold cut whiskey"; "a cup of thinned soup"
(used of rates or prices) reduced usually sharply; "the slashed prices attracted buyers"
cut down; "the tree is down"
wounded by cutting deeply; "got a gashed arm in a knife fight"; "had a slashed cheek from the broken glass"
having a long rip or tear; "a split lip"
(used of grass or vegetation) cut down with a hand implement or machine; "the smell of new-mown hay"
(of a male animal) having the testicles removed; "a cut horse"
made neat and tidy by trimming; "his neatly trimmed hair"