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I’m going to cut the cake now.
The telephone wires had been cut.
The apples had been cut in half.
Cut the pepper into small pieces.
I cut a slice of bread.
Will you cut me a slice of pizza?
You should cut that broken branch from the tree.
Firemen had to cut a hole in the car roof to get him out.
You need to cut your toenails.
It’s Ken’s turn to cut the grass.
I’m going to have my hair cut tomorrow.
These scissors don’t cut very well.
Be careful not to cut your finger.
He cut himself shaving.
Her face was badly cut by flying glass.
Supermarkets are drastically cutting prices.
We have cut our spending by 33%.
The accident had cut the oxygen to her brain.
All lines of communication had been cut.
Could you cut the engine for a minute?
You need to cut your speech by about 10 minutes.
When she got pregnant, he cut and run.
Independence in a relationship cuts both ways.
I shouted hello but she cut me dead.
Tom cut a striking figure in his dark dinner jacket.
He left the hotel at 9 am, which was cutting it fine for his 9.15 meeting.
She realized it was time to cut her losses and give up.
His excuses cut no ice with me.
If I sold them at that price I’d be cutting my own throat.
He tried to explain, but Anita cut him short.
actors who cut their teeth on low-budget films
This is the British English definition of cut. View American English definition of cut.
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