English Phrasal Verbs – CUT, Definitions and Example Sentences
The Government will cut back on defence spending.
When you cut in on our conversation, we were talking.
to shortening into parts or to make sth smaller
Knives easily cut into the cake.
to make a shorter route
If I cut across the field, it’ll save time.
to go through by cutting
We cut through the solid rock to build the tunnel .
to cut into pieces
My mother cut up the onions and put them in the pot.
to stop working
There are two engines. One of them cut out yesterday.
to use less of sth
I’m trying to cut down on sugar.
to remove by cutting
He cut off all the overhanging branches in the garden.