cut out of

Definition of cut out of

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 :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 :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

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

  2. : to hurt the feelings of

  3. : to strike sharply with a cutting effect

  1. : a product of cutting: such as

  2. : an opening made with an edged instrument

  3. : a wound made by something sharp : gash

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

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

  2. : outside

  3. : from among others

  1. : eject, oust

  2. : to identify publicly as being such secretly

  3. : to become publicly known

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

  1. : situated outside : external

  2. : out-of-bounds

  3. : situated at a distance : outlying

  1. : outside

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

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

  1. : in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats


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