- the removal of a specific animal from a herd of cattle, as performed by a ranch horse.
- a competitive exhibition in which horses demonstrate this skill.
OTHER WORDS FROM cuttingcut·ting·ly, adverbcut·ting·ness, nounnon·cut·ting, adjective, nounself-cut·ting, adjective
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We experienced management cutting staff, liquidating real estate, and leaving customers’ orders unfulfilled.Why the Democratic Party must make a clean break with Wall Street|matthewheimer|September 8, 2020|Fortune
Although the oil industry has traditionally relied on heavy-duty equipment like deep-hole drilling machines, these devices were typically not connected to the Internet or configured to work with more cutting-edge analytical systems.IBM and Schlumberger just partnered on a big oil initiative|jonathanvanian2015|September 8, 2020|Fortune
This razor-sharp, stainless steel pizza cutting wheel is a great way to get even slices every time.Pizza cutters that will get you the slice of your dreams|PopSci Commerce Team|September 2, 2020|Popular-Science
It’s unclear if investors will be prepared to invest in these businesses if losses spiral, so cost-cutting is the only way.‘Not enough money to go around’: US digital-media publishers curb international expansion|Lucinda Southern|August 26, 2020|Digiday
Innovative companies and cutting-edge startups have a vital role to play in developing this field, as do science and research.
Not to be left behind, progressives in neighboring Wisconsin clamored to join the cutting edge of public health.
Instead of just cutting out whole food groups, Bacon says people should pay attention to how food makes them feel.
Lay the butterflied pork loin on the cutting board with the fat cap facing down.Make Carla Hall’s Roasted Pork Loin With Cranberries|Carla Hall|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had a special knife designed to cut the dense loaf, and a ceremony to precede cutting the cake.One Cake to Rule Them All: How Stollen Stole Our Hearts|Molly Hannon|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Unfortunately, that means suppressing fire or cutting down all the pretty uninfected trees can cause mistletoe outbreaks.
Mrs. Newbolt was cutting splints for her new sun-bonnet out of a pasteboard box.The Bondboy|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
"It is good to pray here," she said, in a tone the mildness and sincerity of which made the reproach more cutting.
Instead of cutting new works, page by page, people cut them altogether!
The rest is done by cutting away two upper and four under-teeth, and substituting false ones at the desired angle.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
As they went cutting sidewise through the water, the sails bellied taut, with the wind filling and overflowing them.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
British Dictionary definitions for cutting
- a method of vegetative propagation in which a part of a plant, such as a stem or leaf, is induced to form its own roots
- a part separated for this purpose