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English definition of “cut”

cut

verb [I/T] (STOP)   /kʌt/ (present participle cutting, past tense and past participle cut)
to stop or interrupt something, or to stop working suddenly or cause this to happen : [I always + adv/prep] Since his illness he’s cut out eating sweets altogether . [T] Because of failing grades , he was cut (= released ) from the team . [I] “Cut! (= Stop filming !)shouted the director .
(Definition of cut verb (STOP) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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