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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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References in classic literature ?
His pleasure was only disturbed by his row not being well cut. "I will swing less with my arm and more with my whole body," he thought, comparing Tit's row, which looked as if it had been cut with a line, with his own unevenly and irregularly lying grass.
He heard nothing but the swish of scythes, and saw before him Tit's upright figure mowing away, the crescent-shaped curve of the cut grass, the grass and flower heads slowly and rhythmically falling before the blade of his scythe, and ahead of him the end of the row, where would come the rest.
In the midst of his toil there were moments during which he forgot what he was doing, and it came all easy to him, and at those same moments his row was almost as smooth and well cut as Tit's.
When set to lower beam quality, the cutting speeds with thick mild steel are the same --but the cut-edge quality is improved and finer cuts can be made since the work-piece temperature is lower.
The meet began Friday night with Hope Speiser, 10 of Witt, capturing her first Long Course Meters state cut in the 200 IM (3:11.79).
Shakespeare | Cut's "historical phenomenology" (27) operates slightly differently than it does in Smith's luminous work on sound and color, in part because its object is not merely the experience of "cuts to Shakespeare's texts", or cuts "in Shakespeare's texts" (28), but the ways a massively diversified and amplified notion of the cut is implicated in his Husserlian attention to the "experience of the object" (28), objects which, like sound, images onscreen, or an actor's gesture are not only evanescent but articulate incommensurable sensory dimensions of the cut.
He said: "The aim of the map is not to name and shame councils but to highlight best practice and innovation so that councils can make the necessary cuts while protecting the frontline and their disabled residents."
Cutting steep angles, especially if they're compound (cuts with a bevel and an angle), requires one special step.
High-quality cuts can be produced by using pressure inert-gas jet rather than the more usual oxygen jet.
Because the castellated cut leaves a high level of residual stability in the severed structure it may be possible to carry out a number of the major, time-consuming, cuts from a smaller support vessel prior to the arrival on-site of the large, expensive, heavy lift crane barge.
But doing nothing assumes that all the Bush tax cuts will be allowed to expire as scheduled in 2010 and subsequently.
Some regional libraries maintained by the Environmental Protection Agency will permanently shut their doors because of a proposed cut to their funding, agency librarians and former librarians say.
It appears likely that Bush's modest cuts will meet with strong opposition resulting in compromise, despite the fact that the budget will still grow overall even if all the cuts are made.