1. Separated into parts or laid open or penetrated with a sharp edge or instrument (synset 300664465)
    "the cut surface was mottled"; "cut tobacco"; "blood from his cut forehead"; "bandages on her cut wrists"
  2. Fashioned or shaped by cutting (synset 300666454)
    "a well-cut suit"; "cut diamonds"; "cut velvet"
  3. With parts removed (synset 300004614)
    "the drastically cut film"
  4. Made neat and tidy by trimming (synset 302463784)
    "his neatly trimmed hair"
  5. (used of grass or vegetation) cut down with a hand implement or machine (synset 301570420)
    "the smell of newly mown hay"
  6. (of pages of a book) having the folds of the leaves trimmed or slit (synset 300666145)
    "the cut pages of the book"
  7. (of a male animal) having the testicles removed (synset 302144482)
    "a cut horse"
  8. (used of rates or prices) reduced usually sharply (synset 300885984)
    "the slashed prices attracted buyers"
  9. Mixed with water (synset 300759848)
    "sold cut whiskey"; "a cup of thinned soup"
  1. A share of the profits (synset 113310182)
    "everyone got a cut of the earnings"
  2. (film) an immediate transition from one shot to the next (synset 106630741)
    "the cut from the accident scene to the hospital seemed too abrupt"
  3. A trench resembling a furrow that was made by erosion or excavation (synset 103157285)
  4. A step on some scale (synset 114453311)
    "he is a cut above the rest"
  5. A wound made by cutting (synset 114310615)
    "he put a bandage over the cut"
  6. A piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass (synset 107669003)
  7. A remark capable of wounding mentally (synset 106734210)
    "the unkindest cut of all"
  8. A distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc (synset 106625218)
    "he played the first cut on the cd"; "the title track of the album"
  9. The omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage (synset 106439886)
    "an editor's deletions frequently upset young authors"; "both parties agreed on the excision of the proposed clause"
  10. The style in which a garment is cut (synset 105758945)
    "a dress of traditional cut"
  11. A canal made by erosion or excavation (synset 103157409)
  12. A refusal to recognize someone you know (synset 101228486)
    "the snub was clearly intentional"
  13. In baseball;
    A batter's attempt to hit a pitched ball (synset 100572481)
    "he took a vicious cut at the ball"
  14. (sports) a stroke that puts reverse spin on the ball (synset 100566846)
    "cuts do not bother a good tennis player"
  15. The division of a deck of cards before dealing (synset 100490486)
    "he insisted that we give him the last cut before every deal"; "the cutting of the cards soon became a ritual"
  16. The act of penetrating or opening open with a sharp edge (synset 100388465)
    "his cut in the lining revealed the hidden jewels"
  17. The act of cutting something into parts (synset 100387723)
    "his cuts were skillful"; "his cutting of the cake made a terrible mess"
  18. The act of shortening something by chopping off the ends (synset 100360064)
    "the barber gave him a good cut"
  19. The act of reducing the amount or number (synset 100353157)
    "the mayor proposed extensive cuts in the city budget"
  20. An unexcused absence from class (synset 100068074)
    "he was punished for taking too many cuts in his math class"
  1. Separate with or as if with an instrument (synset 201555301)
    "Cut the rope"
  2. Cut down on;
    Make a reduction in (synset 200430013)
    "reduce your daily fat intake"; "The employer wants to cut back health benefits"
  3. Turn sharply;
    Change direction abruptly (synset 202037140)
    "The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right"
  4. Make an incision or separation (synset 201613738)
    "cut along the dotted line"
  5. Discharge from a group (synset 202427383)
    "The coach cut two players from the team"
  6. Form by probing, penetrating, or digging (synset 201758723)
    "cut a hole"; "cut trenches"; "The sweat cut little rivulets into her face"
  7. Style and tailor in a certain fashion (synset 201670612)
    "cut a dress"
  8. Hit (a ball) with a spin so that it turns in the opposite direction (synset 201416571)
    "cut a Ping-Pong ball"
  9. Make out and issue (synset 201066821)
    "write out a check"; "cut a ticket"; "Please make the check out to me"
  10. Cut and assemble the components of (synset 200202086)
    "edit film"; "cut recording tape"
  11. Intentionally fail to attend (synset 202619895)
    "cut class"
  12. Be able to manage or manage successfully (synset 202594436)
    "I can't hack it anymore"; "she could not cut the long days in the office"
  13. Give the appearance or impression of (synset 202138697)
    "cut a nice figure"
  14. Move (one's fist) (synset 202105927)
    "his opponent cut upward toward his chin"
  15. Pass directly and often in haste (synset 201919858)
    "We cut through the neighbor's yard to get home sooner"
  16. Pass through or across (synset 201919723)
    "The boat cut the water"
  17. Make an abrupt change of image or sound (synset 201864093)
    "cut from one scene to another"
  18. Stop filming (synset 201863981)
    "cut a movie scene"
  19. Make a recording of (synset 201760407)
    "cut the songs"; "She cut all of her major titles again"
  20. Record a performance on (a medium) (synset 201760260)
    "cut a record"
  21. Create by duplicating data (synset 201760121)
    "cut a disk"; "burn a CD"
  22. Form or shape by cutting or incising (synset 201758545)
    "cut paper dolls"
  23. Perform or carry out (synset 201717350)
    "cut a caper"
  24. Function as a cutting instrument (synset 201614027)
    "This knife cuts well"
  25. Allow incision or separation (synset 201613894)
    "This bread cuts easily"
  26. Divide a deck of cards at random into two parts to make selection difficult (synset 201558219)
    "Wayne cut"; "She cut the deck for a long time"
  27. Cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch (synset 201513208)
    "Turn off the stereo, please"; "cut the engine"; "turn out the lights"
  28. Reap or harvest (synset 201323084)
    "cut grain"
  29. Fell by sawing;
    Hew (synset 201322398)
    "The Vietnamese cut a lot of timber while they occupied Cambodia"
  30. Penetrate injuriously (synset 201229652)
    "The glass from the shattered windshield cut into her forehead"
  31. Refuse to acknowledge (synset 201061436)
    "She cut him dead at the meeting"
  32. Shorten as if by severing the edges or ends of (synset 200562167)
    "cut my hair"
  33. Weed out unwanted or unnecessary things (synset 200474253)
    "We had to lose weight, so we cut the sugar from our diet"
  34. Dissolve by breaking down the fat of (synset 200448609)
    "soap cuts grease"
  35. Have a reducing effect (synset 200430921)
    "This cuts into my earnings"
  36. Cease, stop (synset 200293269)
    "cut the noise"; "We had to cut short the conversation"
  37. Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements (synset 200244786)
    "The manuscript must be shortened"
  38. Lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture (synset 200226497)
    "cut bourbon"
  39. Have grow through the gums (synset 200108279)
    "The baby cut a tooth"
  40. Grow through the gums (synset 200095890)
    "The new tooth is cutting"
  41. Cut off the testicles (of male animals such as horses) (synset 200060990)
    "the vet gelded the young horse"

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