cutting off

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Synonyms for cutting off

the act of cutting something off

the act of shortening something by chopping off the ends

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Rajnandagaon (Chhattisgarh) [India], June 02 ( ANI ): An investigation will be launched here after a video surfaced on the social media wherein a middle-aged man could be seen cutting off the sleeve of a girl appearing for the Chhattisgarh Pre Agriculture Test (CG PAT).
Hussain fled the scene after cutting off his wife's nose, the DPO said.
DG KHAN: Dera Ghazi Khan police on Wednesday booked a man for allegedly cutting off his wife's nose after the two failed to reconcile over a conflict, police said.Rashid Hussain, a resident of Faridabad, had been engaged in a domestic dispute with his wife, Sameena, for three or four months, police said, as a result of which, Sameena had gone to live with her parents.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: MP Alia Nsaif called the federal government to prevent the Kurdish region from cutting off waters from other Iraqi provinces, pointing that water policies are the domain of the central government only.
Summary: US lawmakers on Sunday called for cutting off military aid to Egypt after its security ...
ENERGY companies are being urged to stop cutting off gas supplies during the cold snap.