cut sth out definition, meaning - what is cut sth out in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “cut sth out”

See all translations

cut sth out

phrasal verb with cut uk   us   /kʌt/ verb (present participle cutting, past tense and past participle cut)

(REMOVE)

C1 to remove something or form a shape by cutting, usually from paper or cloth: She cut out his picture from the magazine.

(STOP EATING)

C1 to stop eating or drinking something, usually to improve your health: Since my heart attack, I've cut fatty foods out altogether.
(Definition of cut sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of cut sth out?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “cut sth out” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

selfless

caring more for what other people need and want rather than for what you yourself need and want

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Kate Woodford,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Read More