cut into

phrasal verb

cut into; cutting to; cuts into
: to reduce the amount of (something)
Although it would cut into profits, we were forced to lower our prices.
The extra time I was spending at work was cutting into my time with my family.

Examples of cut into in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But at Nvidia’s annual shareholder meeting last week, Huang made clear to investors that as rivals push to cut into Nvidia’s market share, Nvidia plans to innovate continue to be the gold standard in AI training chips. Bysharon Goldman, Fortune, 2 July 2024 Shave off the outer layer and cut into small pieces to cook with the florets, sauté separately, or save in the freezer to turn into creamy soup later. Cameron Beall, Southern Living, 29 June 2024 Traveling frequently for business can be exhausting, especially when flights cut into precious sleep time. Bethany Braun-Silva, ABC News, 27 June 2024 The Mavs attempted to cut into Boston’s lead in the second half, but struggled against Boston’s defense, scoring 39 points in the second half on the way to scoring under 100 points for the fourth time in five games. Lawrence Dow, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 18 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for cut into 

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“Cut into.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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