- cut so as to have a sharp edge: a tool with a sharp-cut blade.
- distinctly outlined; clearly defined.
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Examples from the Web for sharp-cut
The world all around was sharp-cut clear and the dice was completely in his control.Deathworld
His companion was a little fellow, lean and sharp-cut, with a head like a ferret's.The Yeoman Adventurer
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Their shadows were long, sharp-cut, and of a deep, purple blue.My Attainment of the Pole
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She had a sharp-cut face which would have gained by not being of so chill a pallor.An Ambitious Woman
I saw her sharp-cut, florid face in profile, steadily bent and smelling.The Purple Cloud