Meaning of “cut” - Learner’s Dictionary

cut

noun [ C ] uk us /kʌt/
INJURY

B1 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

B2 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

B2 an occasion when the supply of something is stopped

HAIR (also haircut)

the style in which your hair has been cut

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(Definition of “cut noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)