cut off with a shilling

see cut off, def. 5.


Nearby words

  1. cut nail,
  2. cut no ice,
  3. cut of one's jib,
  4. cut off,
  5. cut off one's nose to spite one's face,
  6. cut one's losses,
  7. cut one's teeth on,
  8. cut out,
  9. cut out of whole cloth,
  10. cut plug

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