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English definition of “cut in”

cut in

(DRIVE) phrasal verb with cut     /kʌt/ verb (present participle cutting, past tense and past participle cut)
to make a sudden sideways movement in order to position your car in front of another car, not leaving a safe distance between the two vehicles: Did you see that white car cut in (on us/in front of us)? → See also cutsb upDriving and operating road vehicles
(Definition of cut in (DRIVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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