Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “cut sth out”

cut sth out

(STOP EATING) phrasal verb with cut     /kʌt/ verb (present participle cutting, past tense and past participle cut)
C1 to stop eating or drinking something, usually to improve your health: Since my heart attack, I've cut fatty foods out altogether.Abstaining and refraining
(Definition of cut sth out (STOP EATING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of cut sth out

Translations of “cut sth out”

Word of the Day

limber up

to do gentle exercises to stretch the muscles in order to prepare the body for more active physical exercise

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More