make out and issue; "write out a check"; "cut a ticket"; "Please make the check out to me" Synonyms: write out, issue, make out,
penetrate injuriously; "The glass from the shattered windshield cut into her forehead"
fell by sawing; hew; "The Vietnamese cut a lot of timber while they occupied Cambodia"
reap or harvest; "cut grain"
hit (a ball) with a spin so that it turns in the opposite direction; "cut a Ping-Pong ball"
cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch; "Turn off the stereo, please"; "cut the engine"; "turn out the lights" Synonyms: switch off, turn off, turn out,
separate with or as if with an instrument; "Cut the rope"
divide a deck of cards at random into two parts to make selection difficult; "Wayne cut"; "She cut the deck for a long time"
make an incision or separation; "cut along the dotted line"
allow incision or separation; "This bread cuts easily"
function as a cutting instrument; "This knife cuts well"
style and tailor in a certain fashion; "cut a dress" Synonyms: tailor,
perform or carry out; "cut a caper"
form or shape by cutting or incising; "cut paper dolls"
form by probing, penetrating, or digging; "cut a hole"; "cut trenches"; "The sweat cut little rivulets into her face"
create by duplicating data; "cut a disk"; "burn a CD" Synonyms: burn,
record a performance on (a medium); "cut a record"
make a recording of; "cut the songs"; "She cut all of her major titles again"
stop filming; "cut a movie scene"
make an abrupt change of image or sound; "cut from one scene to another"
pass through or across; "The boat cut the water"
pass directly and often in haste; "We cut through the neighbor''s yard to get home sooner"
turn sharply; change direction abruptly; "The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right" Synonyms: swerve, sheer, curve, trend, veer, slue, slew,
move (one''s fist); "his opponent cut upward toward his chin"
give the appearance or impression of; "cut a nice figure"
discharge from a group; "The coach cut two players from the team"
be able to manage or manage successfully; "I can''t hack it anymore"; "she could not cut the long days in the office" Synonyms: hack,
intentionally fail to attend; "cut class" Synonyms: skip,
an unexcused absence from class; "he was punished for taking too many cuts in his math class"
the act of reducing the amount or number; "the mayor proposed extensive cuts in the city budget"
the act of shortening something by chopping off the ends; "the barber gave him a good cut" Synonyms: cutting, cutting off,
the act of cutting something into parts; "his cuts were skillful"; "his cutting of the cake made a terrible mess" Synonyms: cutting,
the act of penetrating or opening open with a sharp edge; "his cut in the lining revealed the hidden jewels" Synonyms: cutting,
the division of a deck of cards before dealing; "he insisted that we give him the last cut before every deal"; "the cutting of the cards soon became a ritual" Synonyms: cutting,
(sports) a stroke that puts reverse spin on the ball; "cuts do not bother a good tennis player" Synonyms: undercut,
in baseball; a batter''s attempt to hit a pitched ball; "he took a vicious cut at the ball" Synonyms: baseball swing, swing,
a refusal to recognize someone you know; "the snub was clearly intentional" Synonyms: snub, cold shoulder,
a trench resembling a furrow that was made by erosion or excavation Synonyms: gash,
a canal made by erosion or excavation
the style in which a garment is cut; "a dress of traditional cut"
the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage; "an editor''s deletions frequently upset young authors"; "both parties agreed on the excision of the proposed clause" Synonyms: deletion, excision,
a distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc; "he played the first cut on the cd"; "the title track of the album" Synonyms: track,
(film) an immediate transition from one shot to the next; "the cut from the accident scene to the hospital seemed too abrupt"
a remark capable of wounding mentally; "the unkindest cut of all" Synonyms: stinger,
a piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass Synonyms: cut of meat,
a share of the profits; "everyone got a cut of the earnings"
a wound made by cutting; "he put a bandage over the cut" Synonyms: gash, slash, slice,
a step on some scale; "he is a cut above the rest"