Definition of "Cut" :
noun: an unexcused absence from class
"He was punished for taking too many cuts in his math class."
noun: the act of reducing the amount or number
"The mayor proposed extensive cuts in the city budget."
noun: the act of shortening something by chopping off the ends
"The barber gave him a good cut."
noun: the act of cutting something into parts
"His cuts were skillful."
noun: the act of penetrating or opening open with a sharp edge
"His cut in the lining revealed the hidden jewels."
noun: the division of a deck of cards before dealing
"He insisted that we give him the last cut before every deal."
noun: (sports) a stroke that puts reverse spin on the ball
"Cuts do not bother a good tennis player."
noun: in baseball; a batter's attempt to hit a pitched ball
"He took a vicious cut at the ball."
noun: a refusal to recognize someone you know
noun: a trench resembling a furrow that was made by erosion or excavation
noun: a canal made by erosion or excavation
noun: the style in which a garment is cut
"A dress of traditional cut."
noun: the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage
noun: a distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc
"He played the first cut on the cd."
noun: (film) an immediate transition from one shot to the next
"The cut from the accident scene to the hospital seemed too abrupt."
noun: a remark capable of wounding mentally
"The unkindest cut of all."
noun: a piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass
noun: a share of the profits
"Everyone got a cut of the earnings."
noun: a wound made by cutting
"He put a bandage over the cut."
noun: a step on some scale
"He is a cut above the rest."
verb: cut off the testicles (of male animals such as horses)
verb: grow through the gums
"The new tooth is cutting."
verb: have grow through the gums
"The baby cut a tooth."
verb: cut and assemble the components of
"Cut recording tape."
verb: lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture
verb: reduce in scope while retaining essential elements
verb: cease, stop
"Cut the noise."
verb: cut down on; make a reduction in
"The employer wants to cut back health benefits."
verb: have a reducing effect
"This cuts into my earnings."
verb: dissolve by breaking down the fat of
"Soap cuts grease."
verb: weed out unwanted or unnecessary things
"We had to lose weight, so we cut the sugar from our diet."
verb: shorten as if by severing the edges or ends of
"Cut my hair."
verb: refuse to acknowledge
"She cut him dead at the meeting."
verb: make out and issue
"Cut a ticket."
verb: penetrate injuriously
"The glass from the shattered windshield cut into her forehead."
verb: fell by sawing; hew
"The Vietnamese cut a lot of timber while they occupied Cambodia."
verb: reap or harvest
verb: hit (a ball) with a spin so that it turns in the opposite direction
"Cut a Ping-Pong ball."
verb: cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch
"Cut the engine."
verb: separate with or as if with an instrument
"Cut the rope."
verb: divide a deck of cards at random into two parts to make selection difficult
verb: make an incision or separation
"Cut along the dotted line."
verb: allow incision or separation
"This bread cuts easily."
verb: function as a cutting instrument
"This knife cuts well."
verb: style and tailor in a certain fashion
"Cut a dress."
verb: perform or carry out
"Cut a caper."
verb: form or shape by cutting or incising
"Cut paper dolls."
verb: form by probing, penetrating, or digging
"Cut a hole."
verb: create by duplicating data
"Cut a disk."
verb: record a performance on (a medium)
"Cut a record."
verb: make a recording of
"Cut the songs."
verb: stop filming
"Cut a movie scene."
verb: make an abrupt change of image or sound
"Cut from one scene to another."
verb: pass through or across
"The boat cut the water."
verb: pass directly and often in haste
"We cut through the neighbor's yard to get home sooner."
verb: turn sharply; change direction abruptly
"The car cut to the left at the intersection."
verb: move (one's fist)
"His opponent cut upward toward his chin."
verb: give the appearance or impression of
"Cut a nice figure."
verb: discharge from a group
"The coach cut two players from the team."
verb: be able to manage or manage successfully
"She could not cut the long days in the office."
verb: intentionally fail to attend
adjective: with parts removed
"The drastically cut film."
adjective: separated into parts or laid open or penetrated with a sharp edge or instrument
"The cut surface was mottled."
adjective: (of pages of a book) having the folds of the leaves trimmed or slit
"The cut pages of the book."
adjective: fashioned or shaped by cutting
"A well-cut suit."
adjective: mixed with water
"Sold cut whiskey."
adjective: (used of rates or prices) reduced usually sharply
adjective: (used of grass or vegetation) cut down with a hand implement or machine
adjective: (of a male animal) having the testicles removed
"A cut horse."
adjective: made neat and tidy by trimming