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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈkʌt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/kʌt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kut)

Inflections of 'cut' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
cuts
v 3rd person singular
cutting
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
cut
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
cut
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: use a sharp instrument
Synonyms:
slice , slash , hack , slit , gash, lacerate, carve, quarter , gouge, dig , incise, notch , nick , score , mark , scratch , wound , mar
Sense: Verb: sever
Synonyms:
sever , separate , slice in two, slice through, split , cleave, snip, chop down, truncate, lop off, rip , prune , saw through, chop sth in two, trim , shear , fell , reap , scythe , mow, dice , sunder, clip , pare , bisect, amputate, cut off, cut away, cut through, cut sth in two, cut apart
Sense: Verb: chop
Synonyms:
chop , strike , hit , whack , hew, hack
Sense: Adjective: severed
Synonyms:
severed, split , divided, sliced through, detached , separated, cut in two, cut in half, cut off, hacked, hacked off, chopped off, lopped off
Sense: Noun: the path left by a sharp instrument
Synonyms:
slash , incision, slit , gash, laceration, penetration, kerf, groove , prick , opening , mark , hole , slot , wound , cleavage , nick , notch , injury , channel , furrow, nip , passage
Sense: Adjective: slashed
Synonyms:
slashed, slit , scratched, scored, gashed, carved, hurt , wounded , injured , stabbed, lacerated, gouged, nicked, marked , notched, marred
Sense: Adjective: formed by cutting
Synonyms:
carved, carved out, chiseled, chiselled (UK), formed, sculpted, sculptured, sliced, whittled, hewn
Sense: Verb: shorten
Synonyms:
shorten, curtail , abridge, condense, delete , edit , cancel , decrease , excise, censor, chop , cut short
Sense: Adjective: abridged
Synonyms:
abridged, shortened, abbreviated, truncated, condensed, edited, reduced, censored, cut back, cut down
Sense: Noun: reduction
Synonyms:
reduction , decrease , cutback, diminution, lessening, slashing, discount , shortening, downsizing, lowering, economizing, economising (UK)
Sense: Verb: reduce
Synonyms:
reduce , lower , diminish , downsize, decrease , lessen, slash , bring down, cut back, discount , shorten
Sense: Verb: dilute
Synonyms:
dilute, water down, extend , adulterate, thin , weaken
Sense: Noun: section
Synonyms:
section , segment, slice , portion , part , piece , share , bit , sliver, wedge , fragment, morsel, the lion's share, your fair share
Sense: Noun: shape
Synonyms:
shape , style , construction , form , fashion , figure
Sense: Noun: piece of meat
Synonyms:
piece , slice , chunk , meat , hunk , slab , filet, fillet (UK), breast , steak
Sense: Noun: illustration
Synonyms:
illustration, printed picture, engraving, plate , picture , etching
Sense: Noun: haircut
Synonyms:
haircut , hairstyle, hairdo, style , look
Sense: Verb: penetrate
Synonyms:
penetrate, pierce, perforate, puncture
Sense: Verb: cross
Synonyms:
cross , intersect, divide , pass through, move across, traverse, cut across
Sense: Verb: omit or remove
Synonyms:
omit , remove , leave out, take off, take out
Sense: Verb: spay or neuter
Synonyms:
spay, neuter , castrate, alter , snip, geld
Sense: Verb: record electronically
Synonyms:
record , lay down, produce

'cut' also found in these entries:
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