Thesaurus

cut out

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of cut out

  1. 1 to stop functioning the engine abruptly cut out Synonyms of cut out break, break down, conk (out), crash, fail, die, give out, stallWords Related to cut out fizzle, sputter, wheeze; act up, malfunction; jamAntonyms of cut out start (up)

  2. 2 to bring (as an action or operation) to an immediate end now cut that out, or I'm turning this car around! Synonyms of cut out break, break off, break up, can [slang], cease, cut off, stop, desist (from), discontinue, drop, end, give over, halt, knock off, lay off, leave off, pack (up or in), quit, shut offWords Related to cut out complete, conclude, finish; close (down); deactivate; block, blockade, dam, delay, detain, hinder, hold, hold back, impede, kibosh, obstruct, stem; call, suspend; arrest, brake, check, clamp down, rein (in), squash, squelch, stamp, stanch (or staunch), stunt, suppress, turn back; pause, stay, suspend; abolish, abort, annul, demolish, destroy, dissolve, kill, ruin, scuttle, snuffNear Antonyms of cut out carry on, continue, follow through (with), keep up, run on; advance, proceed, progress; actuate, drive, impel, propel, stir

  3. 3 to leave a place often for another after a few minutes of their brainless conversation I was ready to cut out Synonyms of cut out bail, bail out, begone, book [slang], bugger off [British slang], bug off, bug out, buzz (off), clear off [chiefly British], clear out, go, depart, dig out, exit, get, get off, go off, move, pack (up or off), part, peel off, pike (out or off), pull out, push off, push on, quit, run along, sally (forth), scarper [British], shove (off), step (along), take off, vamoose, walk outWords Related to cut out set out, start, strike out; abscond, decamp, escape, evacuate, flee, fly, get out, mizzle [chiefly British], run away, scat, scram, skip; go out, light out, step out; abandon, desert, forsake, vacate; emigrate; adjourn, remove, retire, retreat, withdrawNear Antonyms of cut out abide, dwell, lodge, remain, settle, stay, tarry; approach, close, near; hit, land, reachAntonyms of cut out arrive, come, show up, turn up

  4. 4 to take the place of this ambitious new friend of hers seems to be cutting out people that she's known for years Synonyms of cut out replace, displace, displant, relieve, substitute, supersede, supplantWords Related to cut out preempt, usurp



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