cut sth out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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cut sth out

phrasal verb with cut uk   us   /kʌt/ verb (present participle cutting, past tense and past participle cut)

cut sth out (REMOVE)

C1 to ​remove something or ​form a ​shape by ​cutting, usually from ​paper or ​cloth: She ​cut out his ​picture from the ​magazine.

cut sth out (STOP EATING)

C1 to ​stopeating or ​drinking something, usually to ​improveyourhealth: Since my ​heartattack, I've ​cutfattyfoods out ​altogether.
(Definition of cut sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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