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Synonyms for cut

carve

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sever

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trim

hurt

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ignore

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a cut above something or someone

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  • superior to
  • better than
  • more efficient than
  • more reliable than
  • streets ahead of
  • more useful than
  • more capable than
  • more competent than

cut someone down to size

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cut someone off: separate

cut someone off: interrupt

cut someone off: disinherit

cut someone short

cut someone up

cut something back: reduce

cut something back: trim

cut something down: reduce

cut something down: fell

cut something off

cut something out: remove

cut something out: stop

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cut something short

cut something up

Synonyms for cut

to penetrate with a sharp edge

to separate into parts with or as if with a sharp-edged instrument

to bring down, as with a saw or ax

to turn aside sharply from a straight course

to decrease, as in length or amount, by or as if by severing or excising

to lessen the strength of by or as if by admixture

to slight (someone) deliberately

to fail to attend on purpose

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cut across: to pass through or over

cut back: to decrease, as in length or amount, by or as if by severing or excising

cut down: to cause the death of

cut down: to cause to fall, as from a shot or blow

cut down: to decrease, as in length or amount, by or as if by severing or excising

cut in: to force or come in as an improper or unwanted element

cut in: to interject remarks or questions into another's discourse

cut off: to set apart from a group

cut off: to cause the death of

cut off: to block the progress of and force to change direction

cut out: to take the place of (another) against the other's will

cut out: to desist from, cease, or discontinue (a habit, for example)

cut up: to behave in a rowdy, improper, or unruly fashion

cut up: to find fault with

the result of cutting

a part severed from a whole

a deliberate slight

an unexcused absence

Synonyms for cut

(film) an immediate transition from one shot to the next

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a trench resembling a furrow that was made by erosion or excavation

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a step on some scale

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a wound made by cutting

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a remark capable of wounding mentally

a distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc

the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage

the style in which a garment is cut

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a canal made by erosion or excavation

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a refusal to recognize someone you know

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in baseball

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(sports) a stroke that puts reverse spin on the ball

the division of a deck of cards before dealing

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the act of penetrating or opening open with a sharp edge

the act of cutting something into parts

the act of shortening something by chopping off the ends

an unexcused absence from class

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turn sharply

make an incision or separation

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discharge from a group

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form by probing, penetrating, or digging

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style and tailor in a certain fashion

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hit (a ball) with a spin so that it turns in the opposite direction

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make out and issue

cut and assemble the components of

intentionally fail to attend

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be able to manage or manage successfully

give the appearance or impression of

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move (one's fist)

pass directly and often in haste

make an abrupt change of image or sound

stop filming

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make a recording of

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record a performance on (a medium)

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create by duplicating data

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form or shape by cutting or incising

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perform or carry out

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function as a cutting instrument

allow incision or separation

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divide a deck of cards at random into two parts to make selection difficult

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cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch

reap or harvest

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fell by sawing

penetrate injuriously

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refuse to acknowledge

shorten as if by severing the edges or ends of

dissolve by breaking down the fat of

cease, stop

lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture

have grow through the gums

grow through the gums

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cut off the testicles (of male animals such as horses)

separated into parts or laid open or penetrated with a sharp edge or instrument

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fashioned or shaped by cutting

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with parts removed

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made neat and tidy by trimming

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(used of grass or vegetation) cut down with a hand implement or machine

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(of pages of a book) having the folds of the leaves trimmed or slit

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(of a male animal) having the testicles removed

(used of rates or prices) reduced usually sharply

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mixed with water

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Dundee have been in administration for a month with crippling debts of pounds 20 million and 15 of Brady's team-mates have already been sacked in a bid to cut losses of pounds 100,000 a week.
7 billion by 2007 to build natural gas pipelines, part of a plan to cut losses on its gas business by winning new customers.
Switzerland's national airline Swiss, issued an upbeat assessment of its efforts to cut losses and shed thousands of jobs.
The Moulinex Brandt Group's bankruptcy announcement was made after a long battle to cut losses, which included the closure of three factories and the elimination of 2,900 jobs.
It also reckons that a big attack on costs at Philips Consumer Communications cut losses by $105m in the quarter.
What does it say about a market when thousands of owners decide their existing investment is worthless and it's best to cut losses and move on?
This week, I want to talk about using price and volume to pull profits and cut losses.
The company also managed to cut losses from TZS 28 billion recorded in 2010 to TZS 16 billion in 2013.
The airline said that from January to December it cut losses by more than BD100 million or 52 per cent, netting year-on-year cost savings of 28pc alongside a 14pc passenger yield increase.
The Luton-based carrier said it expected to cut losses by almost half for the six months to March 31, despite more cancellations in the recent poor weather and the twin impact of rising fuel costs and the weaker pound.
United States Agency of International Development (USAID) will help Discos cut losses and improve revenue collection by automatic meter reading (AMR) project.
Private banks in India are doing brisk business by lending to corporates, as public-sector banks are restricting credit to companies in order to cut losses and mitigate risks.
The rise helped BAA cut losses in the nine months to the end of September by 75.
The reason, said British Rail bosses was to help cut losses on local lines while they admitted that a cutback in services would take place at the same time.
Chairman Steve Morgan's upbeat prediction came as he revealed the group cut losses by 80 per cent to pounds 8.