cut sth down Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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cut sth down

phrasal verb with cut uk   us   /kʌt/ verb (present participle cutting, past tense and past participle cut)
B2 to make a ​tree or other ​plantfall to the ​ground by ​cutting it near the ​bottom
(Definition of cut sth down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cut sth down”
in Chinese (Simplified) 砍倒,伐倒…
in Turkish (ağaç, bitki) kesmek, kesip devirmek…
in Russian рубить (деревья)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 砍倒,伐倒…
in Polish ścinać coś…
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