Translation of "cut" - English-Japanese dictionary

cut

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

(体の部分)を切る
She cut her finger on some broken glass.

to reduce the size or amount of something

~を縮小する
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)