Definition of cut through
- We were able to start the project once she told us how to cut through the red tape.
- It took some time to cut through the lies and get to the truth.
- cutting through to the heart/essence of the problem
: 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
Britannica English: Translation of cut through for Arabic speakers
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