uncut

adjective un·cut \ ˌən-ˈkət \
|Updated on: 17 Jul 2018

Definition of uncut

1 : not cut down or cut into
2 : not shaped by cutting
  • an uncut diamond
3 of a book : not having the folds of the leaves slit
4 : not abridged, curtailed, or expurgated
  • the film's uncut version
5 : not diluted or adulterated
  • uncut gin
  • uncut heroin

Examples of uncut in a Sentence

  1. His hair was uncut but neat.

  2. the uncut version of the film

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First Known Use of uncut

14th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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UNCUT Defined for English Language Learners

uncut

Definition of uncut for English Language Learners

  • : allowed to continue growing

  • : not cut into a different shape

  • : not shortened or edited


UNCUT Defined for Kids

uncut

adjective un·cut \ ˌən-ˈkət \

Definition of uncut for Students

1 : not cut down or cut into
  • uncut forests
2 : not shaped by cutting
  • an uncut diamond


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