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'cut' - used as an adjective
Synonyms for 'cut'
1. 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
2. fashioned or shaped by cutting
a well-cut suit
cut diamonds
cut velvet
3. with parts removed
the drastically cut film
4. made neat and tidy by trimming
5. (used of grass or vegetation) cut down with a hand implement or machine
6. (of pages of a book) having the folds of the leaves trimmed or slit
the cut pages of the book
7. (of a male animal) having the testicles removed
a cut horse
8. wounded by cutting deeply
9. (used of rates or prices) reduced usually sharply
10. mixed with water
sold cut whiskey

'cut' - used as a noun
11. the act of reducing the amount or number
the mayor proposed extensive cuts in the city budget
12. a wound made by cutting
he put a bandage over the cut
13. a piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass
14. a distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc
he played the first cut on the cd
15. the act of penetrating or opening open with a sharp edge
his cut in the lining revealed the hidden jewels
16. a share of the profits
everyone got a cut of the earnings
17. a step on some scale
he is a cut above the rest
18. a trench resembling a furrow that was made by erosion or excavation
19. (film) an immediate transition from one shot to the next
the cut from the accident scene to the hospital seemed too abrupt
20. the act of cutting something into parts
his cuts were skillful
21. the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage
22. the style in which a garment is cut
a dress of traditional cut
23. the act of shortening something by choping off the ends
the barber gave him a good cut
24. in baseball; a batter's attempt to hit a pitched ball
he took a vicious cut at the ball
25. a remark capable of wounding mentally
the unkindest cut of all
26. a canal made by erosion or excavation
27. a refusal to recognize someone you know
28. (sports) a stroke that puts reverse spin on the ball
cuts do not bother a good tennis player
29. the division of a deck of cards before dealing
he insisted that we give him the last cut before every deal
30. an unexcused absence from class
he was punished for taking too many cuts in his math class

'cut' - used as a verb
31. separate with or as if with an instrument
Cut the rope
32. cut down on; make a reduction in
The employer wants to cut back health benefits
33. turn sharply; change direction abruptly
The car cut to the left at the intersection
34. make an incision or separation
cut along the dotted line
35. discharge from a group
The coach cut two players from the team
36. form by probing, penetrating, or digging
cut a hole
cut trenches
The sweat cut little rivulets into her face
37. style and tailor in a certain fashion
cut a dress
38. hit (a ball) with a spin so that it turns in the opposite direction
cut a Ping-Pong ball
39. make out and issue
cut a ticket
40. cut and assemble the components of
cut recording tape
41. intentionally fail to attend
cut class
42. be able to manage or manage successfully
she could not cut the long days in the office
43. give the appearance or impression of
cut a nice figure
44. move (one's fist)
his opponent cut upward toward his chin
45. pass directly and often in haste
We cut through the neighbor's yard to get home sooner
46. pass through or across
The boat cut the water
47. make an abrupt change of image or sound
cut from one scene to another
48. stop filming
cut a movie scene
49. make a recording of
cut the songs
She cut all of her major titles again
50. record a performance on (a medium)
cut a record
51. create by duplicating data
cut a disk
52. form or shape by cutting or incising
cut paper dolls
53. perform or carry out
cut a caper
54. function as a cutting instrument
This knife cuts well
55. allow incision or separation
This bread cuts easily
56. divide a deck of cards at random into two parts to make selection difficult
Wayne cut
She cut the deck for a long time
57. cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch
cut the engine
58. reap or harvest
cut grain
59. fell by sawing; hew
The Vietnamese cut a lot of timber while they occupied Cambodia
60. penetrate injuriously
The glass from the shattered windshield cut into her forehead
61. refuse to acknowledge
She cut him dead at the meeting
62. shorten as if by severing the edges or ends of
cut my hair
63. weed out unwanted or unnecessary things
We had to lose weight, so we cut the sugar from our diet
64. dissolve by breaking down the fat of
soap cuts grease
65. have a reducing effect
This cuts into my earnings
66. cease, stop
cut the noise
We had to cut short the conversation
67. reduce in scope while retaining essential elements
68. lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture
cut bourbon
69. have grow through the gums
The baby cut a tooth
70. grow through the gums
The new tooth is cutting
71. cut off the testicles (of male animals such as horses)

derived forms
1. Cut / Plural
2. Cut / Past
3. Cut / Third Person
4. Cut / Present Participle
5. Cut / Comparitive
6. Cut / Superlative
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  • uncut
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