Translation of "cut" - English-Italian dictionary


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

A2 to use a knife or other sharp tool to divide something or make a hole in something

tagliare, tagliarsi
Cut the meat into small pieces.
He cut the piece of wood in half.
I had my hair cut last week.
cut something/yourself

B1 to hurt a part of your body on a sharp object that makes you bleed

tagliarsi (qualcosa)
She cut her finger on some broken glass.

to reduce the size or amount of something

ridurre, tagliare
Prices have been cut by 25 percent.

to remove part of a movie or piece of writing

The movie was too long, so they cut some scenes.

(Translation of “cut verb” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)