Translation of "cut" - English-Japanese 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

~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.

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