cut up

Definitions of cut up
  1. verb
    cut to pieces
    synonyms: carve
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    make shavings of or reduce to shavings
    filet, fillet
    cut into filets
    type of:
    separate with or as if with an instrument
  2. adjective
    cut into pieces
    separated into parts or laid open or penetrated with a sharp edge or instrument
  3. verb
    destroy or injure severely
    synonyms: mangle, mutilate
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    type of:
    inflict damage upon
  4. verb
    separate into isolated compartments or categories
    synonyms: compartmentalise, compartmentalize
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    type of:
    disunite, divide, part, separate
    force, take, or pull apart
  5. verb
    significantly cut up a manuscript
    synonyms: hack
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    type of:
    edit, redact
    prepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting
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