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present tense third-person singular of cut
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as in skips
to fail to attend a warning that she had been cutting too many classes without valid excuses

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as in shaves
to make (something) shorter or smaller with the use of a cutting instrument when you cut the pad, make it a little smaller than the carpet

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as in mows
to shorten the standing leafy plant cover of you need to cut the lawn very soon—before it becomes a jungle

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as in intersects
to divide by passing through or across a long mountain range virtually cuts that country in half

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cuts

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noun

plural of cut
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as in slices
a piece that has been separated from the whole by cutting choose cuts of meat that have very little visible fat

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as in stages
an individual part of a process, series, or ranking one of the new recruits is a cut above the rest in intelligence

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“Cuts.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cuts. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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