cut out of

Definition of cut out of

  1. 1 :  to form (something) out of (something) by cutting with a sharp tool He cut a big heart out of a piece of red paper.

  2. 2 :  to remove (something) out of (something) by or as if by cutting cutting articles out of the newspaper Fortunately, they cut that scene out of the movie.

  3. 3 :  to cause (someone) to no longer be included in (something) She cut all of her children out of her will and left everything to her grandchildren.

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

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

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to criticize severely

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