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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 periodicals archive ?
Houston then missed the cut in the Singapore Masters before his good showing in Madeira, only for him to head home after two rounds in the Algarve last week.
In 21 events during the season, he missed the cut in 12 and was in the money eight times winning a total of pounds 21, 150 for 190th place in the money list.
"I missed the cut at the Travelers and I missed the US Open too.
McDowell has missed the cut in the US Open in two of the last three years, but believes the traditional test provided by Oakmont will suit his game.
Five bogeys and just one birdie condemned him to a four-over par 76 meaning he missed the cut by just two strokes.
Little had shot 9-over-par 153 and missed the cut by six strokes.
But Bridgend's Rhys Davies, like Dredge in danger of losing his card, couldn't improve on his first round 73 to miss the cut on six over, while Barry Islander Stephen Dodd missed the cut by one shot on one over.
Becky Brewerton's dismal season continued when she again missed the cut in the German Open in Munich.
McIlroy has now missed the cut three times in as many appearances at the Players Championship.
After laboring to rounds of 74 and 75, the Irishman missed the cut by two strokes and was joined by twice Masters winner Bernhard Langer of Germany, who failed to reach the weekend for the fifth straight year.
However, that not has shaken his belief as he returns to a tournament at which he has missed the cut only twice in 12 appearances.
I missed the cut by one last week in Memphis but it was one of those cuts where I played well and got nothing out of it.
Without a top 20 finish since his second place at the French Open in June the eight-time Tour number one has now missed the cut in four of his last five tournaments.
Wie, who has missed the cut in nine of her ten appearances in men's events, said: "I'm still in shock.
Many believe that any great book will eventually be published: in reality there are many mediocre books published simply because the writer knew the publishing industry--and many potential great books that missed the cut because its writer did not possess such knowledge.