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Idioms for cut

Origin of cut

First recorded in 1175–1225; Middle English cutten, kytten, kitten, Old English cyttan (unattested); akin to Old Swedish kotta “to cut,” Old Norse kuti “little knife”

synonym study for cut

2. Cut, chop, hack, hew refer to giving a sharp blow or stroke. Cut is a general word for this: to cut the grass. To chop is to cut by giving repeated blows with something sharp, as an ax. To chop and to hew are practically interchangeable, but hew suggests keeping to a definite purpose: to chop or hew down a tree; to hew out a clearing. To hack is to cut or chop roughly and unevenly: to hack off a limb.

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British Dictionary definitions for cut

cut
/ (kʌt) /

verb cuts, cutting or cut

adjective

noun

See also cut across, cut along, cutback, cut down, cut in, cut off, cut out, cut up

Word Origin for cut

C13: probably of Scandinavian origin; compare Norwegian kutte to cut, Icelandic kuti small knife
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Medical definitions for cut

cut
[ kŭt ]

v.

n.

The act of cutting.
The result of cutting, especially an opening or wound made by a sharp edge.
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Idioms and Phrases with cut

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