cut to the bone

idiom

Definition of cut to the bone

: reduced to the lowest possible amount The company's expenses had been cut to the bone.

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cut to size/length

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cut to the quick

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“Cut to the bone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cut%20to%20the%20bone. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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