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English adjective: cut out

1. cut out having been cut out


SamplesThe cut-out pieces of the dress.


Similarcut


Antonymsuncut, rough


English verb: cut out

1. cut out (change) delete or remove


SamplesCut out the extra text.
Cut out the newspaper article.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)do away with, eliminate, extinguish, get rid of


Narrower (hyponym)excise

2. cut out (contact) form and create by cutting out


SamplesPicasso cut out a guitar from a piece of paper.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)forge, form, mold, mould, shape, work


Narrower (hyponym)die, die out, gouge out, rabbet


Entailcut

3. cut out (contact) cut off and stop


SamplesThe bicyclist was cut out by the van.


Synonymscut off


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)intercept, stop

4. cut out (contact) strike or cancel by or as if by rubbing or crossing out


SamplesScratch out my name on that list.


Synonymsscratch out


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP


Broader (hypernym)efface, erase, rub out, score out, wipe off

5. cut out (competition) intercept (a player)


Synonymscut down


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)arrest, check, contain, hold back, stop, turn back


Domain categorybaseball, baseball game

6. cut out (change) cease operating


SamplesThe pump suddenly cut out.


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)cease, end, finish, stop, terminate









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