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1 : Acute-angled.

2 : Sharp at the end; ending in a sharp point; pointed; -- opposed to blunt or obtuse; as, an acute angle; an acute leaf.

3 : Having nice discernment; perceiving or using minute distinctions; penetrating; clever; shrewd; -- opposed to dull or stupid; as, an acute observer; acute remarks, or reasoning.

4 : Having nice or quick sensibility; susceptible to slight impressions; acting keenly on the senses; sharp; keen; intense; as, a man of acute eyesight, hearing, or feeling; acute pain or pleasure.

5 : High, or shrill, in respect to some other sound; -- opposed to grave or low; as, an acute tone or accent.

6 : Attended with symptoms of some degree of severity, and coming speedily to a crisis; -- opposed to chronic; as, an acute disease.

7 : To give an acute sound to; as, he acutes his rising inflection too much.

8 : Having acute angles; as, an acute-angled triangle, a triangle with every one of its angles less than a right angle.

9 : In an acute manner; sharply; keenly; with nice discrimination.

10 : The quality of being acute or pointed; sharpness; as, the acuteness of an angle.

11 : The faculty of nice discernment or perception; acumen; keenness; sharpness; sensitiveness; -- applied to the senses, or the understanding. By acuteness of feeling, we perceive small objects or slight impressions: by acuteness of intellect, we discern nice distinctions.

12 : Shrillness; high pitch; -- said of sounds.

13 : Violence of a disease, which brings it speedily to a crisis.

14 : Having sharp-pointed leaves.

15 : Having acute lobes, as some leaves.

16 : See Allocution.

17 : The act or manner of speaking to, or of addressing in words.

18 : An address; a hortatory or authoritative address as of a pope to his clergy.

19 : Alt. of Annicut

20 : A dam or mole made in the course of a stream for the purpose of regulating the flow of a system of irrigation.

21 : An obtaining or acquiring.

22 : Resembling two bucklers placed side by side.

23 : Partial blindness, or a tendency to blindness.

24 : A man who digs chalk.

25 : a genus of poisonous umbelliferous plants, of which the water hemlock or cowbane is best known.

26 : The active principle of the water hemlock (Cicuta) extracted as a poisonous gummy substance.

27 : The use of many words to express an idea that might be expressed by few; indirect or roundabout language; a periphrase.

28 : Relating to, or consisting of, circumlocutions; periphrastic; circuitous.

29 : Characterised by circumlocution; periphrastic.

30 : See Clear-cut.

31 : Having a sharp, distinct outline, like that of a cameo.

32 : Concisely and distinctly expressed.

33 : A joint executor.

34 : A joint executrix.

35 : A speaking or conversing together; conference; mutual discourse.

36 : One of the speakers in a dialogue.

37 : To follow closely; to endeavor to overtake; to pursue.

38 : A following, or sequel; actual or logical dependence.

39 : A succession or series of any kind.

40 : Following in a train; succeeding one another in a regular order; successive; uninterrupted in course or succession; with no interval or break; as, fifty consecutive years.

41 : Following as a consequence or result; actually or logically dependent; consequential; succeeding.

42 : Having similarity of sequence; -- said of certain parallel progressions of two parts in a piece of harmony; as, consecutive fifths, or consecutive octaves, which are forbidden.

43 : In a consecutive manner; by way of sequence; successively.

44 : The state or quality of being consecutive.

45 : A machine for cutting up stalks of corn for food of cattle.

46 : An implement consisting of a long blade, attached to a handle at nearly a right angle, used for cutting down the stalks of Indian corn.

47 : To cut across or through; to intersect.

48 : A short cut across; a path shorter than by the high road.

49 : A level driven across the course of a vein, or across the main workings, as from one gangway to another.

50 : of Cut

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1 : Acutangular

a.

Acute-angled.

2 : Acute

a.

Sharp at the end; ending in a sharp point; pointed; -- opposed to blunt or obtuse; as, an acute angle; an acute leaf.

3 : Acute

a.

Having nice discernment; perceiving or using minute distinctions; penetrating; clever; shrewd; -- opposed to dull or stupid; as, an acute observer; acute remarks, or reasoning.

4 : Acute

a.

Having nice or quick sensibility; susceptible to slight impressions; acting keenly on the senses; sharp; keen; intense; as, a man of acute eyesight, hearing, or feeling; acute pain or pleasure.

5 : Acute

a.

High, or shrill, in respect to some other sound; -- opposed to grave or low; as, an acute tone or accent.

6 : Acute

a.

Attended with symptoms of some degree of severity, and coming speedily to a crisis; -- opposed to chronic; as, an acute disease.

7 : Acute

v. t.

To give an acute sound to; as, he acutes his rising inflection too much.

8 : Acute-angled

a.

Having acute angles; as, an acute-angled triangle, a triangle with every one of its angles less than a right angle.

9 : Acutely

adv.

In an acute manner; sharply; keenly; with nice discrimination.

10 : Acuteness

n.

The quality of being acute or pointed; sharpness; as, the acuteness of an angle.

11 : Acuteness

n.

The faculty of nice discernment or perception; acumen; keenness; sharpness; sensitiveness; -- applied to the senses, or the understanding. By acuteness of feeling, we perceive small objects or slight impressions: by acuteness of intellect, we discern nice distinctions.

12 : Acuteness

n.

Shrillness; high pitch; -- said of sounds.

13 : Acuteness

n.

Violence of a disease, which brings it speedily to a crisis.

14 : Acutifoliate

a.

Having sharp-pointed leaves.

15 : Acutilobate

a.

Having acute lobes, as some leaves.

16 : Adlocution

n.

See Allocution.

17 : Allocution

n.

The act or manner of speaking to, or of addressing in words.

18 : Allocution

n.

An address; a hortatory or authoritative address as of a pope to his clergy.

19 : Anicut

n.

Alt. of Annicut

20 : Annicut

n.

A dam or mole made in the course of a stream for the purpose of regulating the flow of a system of irrigation.

21 : Assecution

n.

An obtaining or acquiring.

22 : Biscutate

a.

Resembling two bucklers placed side by side.

23 : Cecutiency

n.

Partial blindness, or a tendency to blindness.

24 : Chalkcutter

n.

A man who digs chalk.

25 : Cicuta

n.

a genus of poisonous umbelliferous plants, of which the water hemlock or cowbane is best known.

26 : Cicutoxin

n.

The active principle of the water hemlock (Cicuta) extracted as a poisonous gummy substance.

27 : Circumlocution

n.

The use of many words to express an idea that might be expressed by few; indirect or roundabout language; a periphrase.

28 : Circumlocutional

a.

Relating to, or consisting of, circumlocutions; periphrastic; circuitous.

29 : Circumlocutory

a.

Characterised by circumlocution; periphrastic.

30 : Clean-cut

a.

See Clear-cut.

31 : Clear-cut

a.

Having a sharp, distinct outline, like that of a cameo.

32 : Clear-cut

a.

Concisely and distinctly expressed.

33 : Coexecutor

n.

A joint executor.

34 : Coexecutrix

n.

A joint executrix.

35 : Collocution

n.

A speaking or conversing together; conference; mutual discourse.

36 : Collocutor

n.

One of the speakers in a dialogue.

37 : Consecute

v. t.

To follow closely; to endeavor to overtake; to pursue.

38 : Consecution

n.

A following, or sequel; actual or logical dependence.

39 : Consecution

n.

A succession or series of any kind.

40 : Consecutive

a.

Following in a train; succeeding one another in a regular order; successive; uninterrupted in course or succession; with no interval or break; as, fifty consecutive years.

41 : Consecutive

a.

Following as a consequence or result; actually or logically dependent; consequential; succeeding.

42 : Consecutive

a.

Having similarity of sequence; -- said of certain parallel progressions of two parts in a piece of harmony; as, consecutive fifths, or consecutive octaves, which are forbidden.

43 : Consecutively

adv.

In a consecutive manner; by way of sequence; successively.

44 : Consecutiveness

n.

The state or quality of being consecutive.

45 : Corncutter

n.

A machine for cutting up stalks of corn for food of cattle.

46 : Corncutter

n.

An implement consisting of a long blade, attached to a handle at nearly a right angle, used for cutting down the stalks of Indian corn.

47 : Crosscut

v. t.

To cut across or through; to intersect.

48 : Crosscut

n.

A short cut across; a path shorter than by the high road.

49 : Crosscut

n.

A level driven across the course of a vein, or across the main workings, as from one gangway to another.

50 : Cut

imp. & p. p.

of Cut

This word cut uses (3) total characters with white space

This word cut uses (3) total characters with white out space

This word cut uses 3 unique characters: C T U

Number of all permutations npr for cut word is (6)

Number of all combination ncr for cut word is (6)

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From Wikipedia

Cut may refer to:

  • The act of cutting, the separation of an object into two through acutely-directed force
  • Cut, a type of wound

From Wiktionary

See also: CUT, cút, cứt, čut, and cụt

Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Etymology
    • 1.2 Pronunciation
    • 1.3 Adjective
      • 1.3.1 Synonyms
      • 1.3.2 Derived terms
      • 1.3.3 Related terms
      • 1.3.4 Translations
    • 1.4 Noun
      • 1.4.1 Derived terms
      • 1.4.2 Translations
    • 1.5 Verb
      • 1.5.1 Synonyms
      • 1.5.2 Troponyms
      • 1.5.3 Derived terms
      • 1.5.4 Related terms
      • 1.5.5 Translations
      • 1.5.6 See also
    • 1.6 Anagrams
  • 2 Kiput
    • 2.1 Etymology
    • 2.2 Noun
  • 3 Lojban
    • 3.1 Rafsi
  • 4 Lower Sorbian
    • 4.1 Pronunciation
    • 4.2 Verb
  • 5 Welsh
    • 5.1 Pronunciation
    • 5.2 Etymology 1
      • 5.2.1 Noun
        • 5.2.1.1 Derived terms
    • 5.3 Etymology 2
      • 5.3.1 Noun
    • 5.4 Mutation
    • 5.5 References

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English cutten, kitten, kytten, ketten, ("to cut"; compare Scots kut, kit (to cut)), probably of North Germanic origin, from Old Norse *kytja, *kutta, from Proto-Germanic *kutjaną, *kuttaną (to cut), of uncertain origin, perhaps related to Proto-Germanic *kwetwą ("meat, flesh"; > Old Norse kvett (meat)). Akin to Middle Swedish kotta ("to cut or carve with a knife"; > Swedish dialectal kåta, kuta (to cut or chip with a knife), Swedish kuta, kytti (a knife)), Norwegian kutte (to cut), Icelandic kuta (to cut with a knife), Old Norse kuti (small knife), Norwegian kyttel, kytel, kjutul (pointed slip of wood used to strip bark).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kʌt/
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  • Rhymes: -ʌt

Adjective[edit]

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cut (comparative more cut, superlative most cut)

  1. (participial adjective) Having been cut.
  2. Reduced.
    The pitcher threw a cut fastball that was slower than his usual pitch.
    Cut brandy is a liquor made of brandy and hard grain liquor.
  3. Omitted from a literary or musical work.
    My favourite song had been cut from the show.
  4. (of a gem) Carved into a shape; not raw.
  5. (Can we clean up(+) this sense?) (cricket, of a shot) Played with a horizontal bat to hit the ball backward of point.
  6. (bodybuilding) Having muscular definition in which individual groups of muscle fibers stand out among larger muscles.
    • 1988, Steve Holman, "Christian Conquers Columbus", Ironman 47 (6): 28-34.
      Or how 'bout Shane DiMora? Could he possibly get rip-roaring cut this time around?
    • 2010, Bill Geiger, "6-pack Abs in 9 Weeks", Reps! 17:106
      That's the premise of the overload principle, and it must be applied, even to ab training, if you're going to develop a cut, ripped midsection.
  7. (informal) Circumcised or having been the subject of female genital mutilation
  8. (Australia, New Zealand, slang) Emotionally hurt.
  9. Eliminated from consideration during a recruitment drive.
  10. Removed from a team roster.
  11. (New Zealand) Intoxicated as a result of drugs or alcohol.

Synonyms[edit]

  • snithe

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Noun[edit]

cut (plural cuts)

A cut (graph theory sense) in a graph with five vertices, which partitioned it into two subgroups (one with white vertices and another with black vertices).
  1. An opening resulting from cutting.
    Look at this cut on my finger!
  2. The act of cutting.
    He made a fine cut with his sword.
  3. The result of cutting.
    a smooth or clear cut
  4. A notch, passage, or channel made by cutting or digging; a furrow; a groove.
    a cut for a railroad
    • Knolles
      This great cut or ditch Secostris [] purposed to have made a great deal wider and deeper.
  5. (specifically) An artificial navigation as distingished from a navigable river
  6. A share or portion.
    The lawyer took a cut of the profits.
  7. (cricket) A batsman's shot played with a swinging motion of the bat, to hit the ball backward of point.
  8. (cricket) Sideways movement of the ball through the air caused by a fast bowler imparting spin to the ball.
  9. (sports) In lawn tennis, etc., a slanting stroke causing the ball to spin and bound irregularly; also, the spin thus given to the ball.
  10. (golf) In a strokeplay competition, the early elimination of those players who have not then attained a preannounced score, so that the rest of the competition is less pressed for time and more entertaining for spectators.
  11. (theater) A passage omitted or to be omitted from a play.
    The director asked the cast to note down the following cuts.
  12. (film) A particular version or edit of a film.
  13. The act or right of dividing a deck of playing cards.
    The player next to the dealer makes a cut by placing the bottom half on top.
  14. The manner or style a garment etc. is fashioned in.
    I like the cut of that suit.
    • Shakespeare
      with eyes severe and beard of formal cut
  15. A slab, especially of meat.
    That’s our finest cut of meat.
  16. (fencing) An attack made with a chopping motion of the blade, landing with its edge or point.
  17. A deliberate snub, typically a refusal to return a bow or other acknowledgement of acquaintance.
    • Washington Irving
      Rip called him by name, but the cur snarled, snapped his teeth, and passed on. This was an unkind cut indeed.
  18. A definable part, such as an individual song, of a recording, particularly of commercial records, audio tapes, CDs, etc.
    The drummer on the last cut of their CD is not identified.
  19. (archaeology) A truncation, a context that represents a moment in time when other archaeological deposits were removed for the creation of some feature such as a ditch or pit.
  20. A haircut.
  21. (graph theory) The partition of a graph’s vertices into two subgroups.
  22. A string of railway cars coupled together.
  23. An engraved block or plate; the impression from such an engraving.
    a book illustrated with fine cuts
  24. (obsolete) A common workhorse; a gelding.
    • Beaumont and Fletcher
      He'll buy me a cut, forth for to ride.
  25. (slang, dated) The failure of a college officer or student to be present at any appointed exercise.
  26. A skein of yarn.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Wright to this entry?)
  27. (slang) That which is used to dilute or adulterate a recreational drug.
    Don't buy his coke: it's full of cut.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

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Verb[edit]

cut (third-person singular simple present cuts, present participle cutting, simple past and past participle cut)

  1. (heading, transitive) To incise, to cut into the surface of something.
    1. To perform an incision on, for example with a knife.
      • William Shakespeare (c.1564–1616)
        You must cut this flesh from off his breast.
    2. To divide with a knife, scissors, or another sharp instrument.
      Would you please cut the cake?
      • Alexander Pope (1688-1744)
        Before the whistling winds the vessels fly, / With rapid swiftness cut the liquid way.
    3. To form or shape by cutting.
      I have three diamonds to cut today.
      • William Shakespeare (c.1564–1616)
        Why should a man, whose blood is warm within, / Sit like his grandsire cut in alabaster?
      • John Milton (1608-1674)
        loopholes cut through thickest shade
    4. (slang) To wound with a knife.
      • 1990, Stephen Dobyns, The house on Alexandrine
        We don't want your money no more. We just going to cut you.
    5. (intransitive) To engage in self-harm by making cuts in one's own skin.
      The patient said she had been cutting since the age of thirteen.
    6. To deliver a stroke with a whip or like instrument to.
      • 1908, W[illiam] B[lair] M[orton] Ferguson, Zollenstein, New York, N.Y.: D. Appleton & Company, OCLC 29686887 , chapter IV:
        “My Continental prominence is improving,” I commented dryly. ¶ Von Lindowe cut at a furze bush with his silver-mounted rattan. ¶ “Quite so,” he said as dryly, his hand at his mustache. “I may say if your intentions were known your life would not be worth a curse.”
    7. To wound or hurt deeply the sensibilities of; to pierce.
      Sarcasm cuts to the quick.
      • Joseph Addison (1672–1719)
        The man was cut to the heart.
    8. To castrate or geld.
      to cut a horse
    9. To interfere, as a horse; to strike one foot against the opposite foot or ankle in using the legs.
  2. (intransitive) To admit of incision or severance; to yield to a cutting instrument.
    • 1858, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table, The Deacon's Masterpiece, in Chapter XI:
      The panels of white-wood that cuts like cheese, / But lasts like iron for things like these;
  3. (transitive, heading, social) To separate, remove, reject or reduce.
    1. To separate from prior association; to remove a portion of a recording during editing.
      Travis was cut from the team.
    2. To abridge a piece of printed or written work.
    3. To reduce, especially intentionally.
      They're going to cut salaries by fifteen percent.
      • 2013 May 17, George Monbiot, “Money just makes the rich suffer”, in The Guardian Weekly, volume 188, number 23, page 19:
        In order to grant the rich these pleasures, the social contract is reconfigured. The welfare state is dismantled. Essential public services are cut so that the rich may pay less tax. []
    4. To absent oneself from (a class, an appointment, etc.).
      I cut fifth period to hang out with Angela.
      • Thomas Hamilton (1789-1842)
        An English tradesman is always solicitous to cut the shop whenever he can do so with impunity.
    5. To ignore as a social snub.
      After the incident at the dinner party, people started to cut him on the street.
  4. (intransitive, film, audio, usually as imperative) To cease recording activities.
    After the actors read their lines, the director yelled, "Cut!"
  5. (intransitive, film) To make an abrupt transition from one scene or image to another.
    The camera then cut to the woman on the front row who was clearly overcome and crying tears of joy.
  6. (transitive, film) To edit a film by selecting takes from original footage.
  7. (transitive, computing) To remove and place in memory for later use.
    Select the text, cut it, and then paste it in the other application.
  8. (intransitive) To enter a queue in the wrong place.
    One student kept trying to cut in front of the line.
  9. (intransitive) To intersect or cross in such a way as to divide in half or nearly so.
    This road cuts right through downtown.
    • 2011 January 18, Daniel Taylor, “Manchester City 4 Leicester City 2”, in Guardian Online:
      Leicester's response was swift although the referee, Mark Halsey, was generous in the extreme when he awarded the penalty from which Paul Gallagher made it 1-1. Neither Joleon Lescott nor Vieira appeared to make any contact with Dyer as he cut between them.
    • 2013 August 16, John Vidal, “Dams endanger ecology of Himalayas”, in The Guardian Weekly, volume 189, number 10, page 8:
      Most of the Himalayan rivers have been relatively untouched by dams near their sources. Now the two great Asian powers, India and China, are rushing to harness them as they cut through some of the world's deepest valleys.
  10. (transitive, cricket) To make the ball spin sideways by running one's fingers down the side of the ball while bowling it. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
  11. (transitive, cricket) To deflect (a bowled ball) to the off, with a chopping movement of the bat.
  12. (intransitive) To change direction suddenly.
    The football player cut to his left to evade a tackle.
  13. (transitive, intransitive) To divide a pack of playing cards into two.
    If you cut then I'll deal.
  14. (transitive, slang) To write.
    cut orders;  cut a check
  15. (transitive, slang) To dilute or adulterate a recreational drug.
    The best malt whiskies are improved if they are cut with a dash of water.
    The bartender cuts his beer to save money and now it's all watery.
    Drug dealers sometimes cut cocaine with lidocaine.
  16. (transitive) To exhibit (a quality).
    • 2011 January 25, Paul Fletcher, “Arsenal 3-0 Ipswich (agg. 3-1)”, in BBC:
      Arsenal were starting to work up a head of steam and Tractor Boys boss Paul Jewell cut an increasingly frustrated figure on the touchline.
  17. (transitive) To stop or disengage.
    Cut the engines when the plane comes to a halt!
  18. (sports) To drive (a ball) to one side, as by (in billiards or croquet) hitting it fine with another ball, or (in tennis) striking it with the racket inclined.

Synonyms[edit]

  • See Thesaurus:cut

Troponyms[edit]

  • chop, hack, slice, trim

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

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See also[edit]

  • copy
  • paste

Anagrams[edit]

  • TUC, UTC

Kiput[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-North Sarawak *likud, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *likud.

Noun[edit]

cut

  1. back (the rear of body)

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

cut

  1. rafsi of cutne.

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t͡sut/

Verb[edit]

cut

  1. supine of cuś

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /kɨ̞t/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /kɪt/

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Middle English [Term?], from Old Northern French cot, cote (hut, cottage).

Noun[edit]

cut m (plural cutiau)

  1. hut, shed; cottage, hovel; pen, coop; cage
Derived terms[edit]
  • cut ieir
  • cut moch

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

cut m (plural cutiaid)

  1. Alternative form of cud (kite)

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radicalsoftnasalaspirate
cutgutnghutchut
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • “cut”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014