Translation of "cut" - English-Korean 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

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

줄이다, 삭감하다
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.
noun uk /kʌt/ us /kʌt/

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

베인 상처
He got some cuts and bruises in the accident.

a reduction in the number or amount of something

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

an opening made with a sharp tool

(날카로운 도구로 자른) 구멍
She made a cut in the material.

a situation in which the supply of something is stopped

a power cut

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