English definition of “cut”
/kʌt/ noun [C]
INJURY › an injury made when the skin is cut with something sharp: He suffered cuts and bruises in the accident.
OPENING › an opening made with a sharp tool: She made a cut in the material.
REDUCTION › a reduction in the number or amount of something: tax/job cuts The workers were angry about the cut in pay.
MEAT › a piece of meat from a particular part of an animal: an expensive cut of beef
SHARE › a share of something, usually money: My family owns the company, so we get a cut of the profits.
an electricity/power, etc cut › when the supply of something is stopped
HAIR (also haircut) › the style in which your hair has been cut → See also shortcut