cut·​line | \ ˈkət-ˌlīn How to pronounce cutline (audio) \

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the cutline wrongly identified the people in the photo
Recent Examples on the Web Enfinger and Crafton enter the race below the cutline. Rob Peeters, The Indianapolis Star, 27 July 2022 Almirola enters Road America 17th on the playoff grid, nine points below SHR teammate Kevin Harvick, who's currently on the cutline. Joseph Wolkin, Forbes, 29 June 2022 Thankfully, the feeling of being overwhelmed returns to the traditional norm of being below the cutline for the playoffs more than halfway through the regular season, something McDowell is familiar with overcoming. Cole Cusumano, The Arizona Republic, 4 June 2022 Daly was inside the cutline for much of the second round but an inward nine of 5-over-par 40, which included a double on the seventh, did him in. Steve Dimeglio, USA TODAY, 21 May 2022 William Byron and Alex Bowman all are below the cutline going into the Roval, a hybrid track that uses both the road course and oval at Charlotte Motor Speedway., 10 Oct. 2021 Playing in just his second PGA Tour event in 18 months, and 15 months after a horrific, single-car accident nearly cost him his life, Woods birdied two of his final six holes to move from one shot outside the cutline to one shot below. Steve Dimeglio, The Arizona Republic, 20 May 2022 The four drivers above the cutline are Hendrick Motorsports teammates Larson and Chase Elliott, the reigning Cup champion, as well as Joe Gibbs Racing teammates Denny Hamlin and Kyle Busch. Mark Heim |, al, 31 Oct. 2021 In finishing second, Elliott moved above the cutline and is second in the standings headed to Martinsville. Jenna Fryer,, 24 Oct. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of cutline

1943, in the meaning defined above

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7 Aug 2022

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“Cutline.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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