[noun] the act of reducing the amount or number; "the mayor proposed extensive cuts in the city budget"
[noun] a wound made by cutting; "he put a bandage over the cut" Synonyms: gash, slash, slice
[noun] a piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass Synonyms: of meat
[noun] 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
[noun] the act of penetrating or opening open with a sharp edge; "his cut in the lining revealed the hidden jewels" Synonyms: ting
[noun] a share of the profits; "everyone got a cut of the earnings"
[noun] a step on some scale; "he is a cut above the the rest"
[noun] a trench resembling a furrow that was made by erosion or excavation Synonyms: gash
[noun] (film) an immediate transition from one shot to the next; "the cut from the accident scene to the hospital seemed too abrupt"
[noun] the act of cutting something into parts; "his cuts were skillful"; "his cutting of the cake made a terrible mess" Synonyms: ting
[noun] 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
[noun] the style in which a garment is cut; "a dress of traditional cut"
[noun] the act of shortening something by cutting off the ends; "the barber gave him a good cut" Synonyms: ting, ting off
[noun] in baseball; a batter's attempt to hit a pitched ball; "he took a vicious cut at the ball" Synonyms: baseball swing, swing
[noun] a remark capable of wounding mentally; "the unkindest cut of all" Synonyms: stinger
[noun] a canal made by erosion or excavation
[noun] a refusal to recognize someone you know; "the snub was clearly intentional" Synonyms: snub, cold shoulder
[noun] (sports) a stroke that puts reverse spin on the ball; "cuts do not bother a good tennis player" Synonyms: under
[noun] 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: ting
[noun] an unexcused absence from class; "he was punished for taking too many cuts in his math class"
[verb] separate with or as if with an instrument; "Cut the rope"