noun cut·ter \ˈkə-tər\

: a person, machine, or tool that cuts something

: a boat on a ship that is used for carrying supplies or passengers to and from the shore

: a small sailing boat with one mast

Full Definition of CUTTER

:  one that cuts:
a :  one whose work is cutting or involves cutting
b (1) :  an instrument, machine, machine part, or tool that cuts
(2) :  a device for vibrating a cutting stylus in disc recording; also :  the stylus or its point
a :  a ship's boat for carrying stores or passengers
b :  a single-masted fore-and-aft rigged sailing vessel
c :  a small armed vessel in government service
:  a light sleigh

First Known Use of CUTTER

15th century
May 28, 2015
fictioneer Hear it
someone who writes fiction
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