Definition of cut a rug
- He's not young anymore, but he can still cut a rug on the dance floor.
: to penetrate with or as if with an edged instrument
: to hurt the feelings of
: to strike sharply with a cutting effect
: a product of cutting: such as
: an opening made with an edged instrument
: a wound made by something sharp : gash
: marked by a well-developed and highly defined musculature
: lap robe
: a piece of thick heavy fabric that usually has a nap or pile and is used as a floor covering
: a floor mat of an animal pelt
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