cut into

Definition of cut into

  1. :  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.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to penetrate with or as if with an edged instrument

    :  to hurt the feelings of

    :  to strike sharply with a cutting effect

  1. :  a product of cutting: such as

    :  an opening made with an edged instrument

    :  a wound made by something sharp :  gash

  1. :  marked by a well-developed and highly defined musculature


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