cut out

Definitions of cut out
  1. verb
    form and create by cutting out
    “Picasso cut out a guitar from a piece of paper”
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    types:
    gouge out
    make gouges into a surface
    rabbet
    cut a rectangular groove into
    die, die out
    cut or shape with a die
    type of:
    forge, form, mold, mould, shape, work
    make something, usually for a specific function
  2. adjective
    having been cut out
    Synonyms:
    cut
    fashioned or shaped by cutting
  3. verb
    cease operating
    “The pump suddenly cut out
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    type of:
    cease, end, finish, stop, terminate
    have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical
  4. verb
    delete or remove
    Cut out the extra text”
    cut out the newspaper article”
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    types:
    excise
    remove by cutting
    type of:
    do away with, eliminate, extinguish, get rid of
    terminate, end, or take out
  5. verb
    strike or cancel by or as if by rubbing or crossing out
    synonyms: scratch out
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    type of:
    efface, erase, rub out, score out, wipe off
    remove by or as if by rubbing or erasing
  6. verb
    cut off and stop
    “The bicyclist was cut out by the van”
    synonyms: cut off
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    type of:
    intercept, stop
    seize on its way
  7. verb
    intercept (a player)
    synonyms: cut down
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    type of:
    arrest, check, contain, hold back, stop, turn back
    hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of
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