Translation of "cut" - English-Japanese dictionary


verb uk /kʌt/ us /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

~を切る, ~が切れる
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

She cut her finger on some broken glass.

to reduce the size or amount of something

Prices have been cut by 25 percent.

to remove part of a movie or piece of writing

(映画など)を短くする, (場面を)カットする
The movie was too long, so they cut some scenes.
noun uk /kʌt/ us /kʌt/

B1 an injury made when the skin is cut with something sharp

He got some cuts and bruises in the accident.

a reduction in the number or amount of something

削減, 縮小
job cuts
The workers were angry about the cut in pay.

an opening made with a sharp tool

She made a cut in the material.

a situation in which the supply of something is stopped

中断, (供給の)停止
a power cut

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