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1. cut

verb. ['ˈkʌt'] separate with or as if with an instrument.

Synonyms

  • mortice
  • dissect
  • mortise
  • julienne
  • snick
  • disunite
  • cut down
  • pare
  • transect
  • rip
  • scissor
  • shear
  • tail
  • undercut
  • divide
  • cut up
  • hob
  • chase
  • cut across
  • strike down
  • whittle
  • slice up
  • crosscut
  • cube
  • sever
  • gash
  • nip
  • bisect
  • clip
  • chatter
  • dock
  • slit
  • incise
  • sabre
  • chip at
  • rebate
  • tap
  • bore
  • lop
  • dice
  • nick
  • part
  • carve
  • hack
  • trim
  • manicure
  • saw
  • cut off
  • slash
  • separate
  • snip off
  • trisect
  • chamfer
  • drill
  • snip
  • nip off
  • discerp
  • trench
  • shave
  • cut away
  • slice
  • jag
  • saber
  • bevel
  • fell
  • pink
  • cradle
  • circumcise
  • indent
  • tomahawk
  • break off
  • mow
  • knap
  • chop
  • furrow
  • chip
  • bob
  • drop
  • plane

Antonyms

  • loosen
  • depersonalize
  • dissimilate
  • demilitarize

Etymology

  • cutten (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Cut To Ribbons

  • fitzgibbons
  • gibbens

2. cut

verb. ['ˈkʌt'] cut down on; make a reduction in.

Synonyms

  • bring down
  • shave
  • downsize
  • lessen
  • subtract
  • trim down
  • retrench
  • spill
  • deflate
  • knock off
  • cut down
  • cut back
  • inflate
  • trim
  • decrease
  • quench
  • reduce
  • slash
  • minify
  • detract
  • thin out
  • take away
  • thin
  • shorten

Antonyms

  • inflate
  • deflate
  • increase
  • lengthen

Etymology

  • cutten (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. cut

adjective. ['ˈkʌt'] separated into parts or laid open or penetrated with a sharp edge or instrument.

Synonyms

  • cut up
  • split
  • perforated
  • pierced
  • sliced
  • severed
  • cut off
  • chopped
  • incised
  • perforate
  • punctured

Antonyms

  • join
  • connect
  • ascend
  • rise

Etymology

  • cutten (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. cut

verb. ['ˈkʌt'] turn sharply; change direction abruptly.

Synonyms

  • slue
  • trend
  • slew
  • yaw
  • peel off
  • curve
  • turn
  • sheer
  • swerve

Antonyms

  • mythologize
  • dull
  • quieten
  • worsen

Etymology

  • cutten (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. cut

verb. ['ˈkʌt'] cut and assemble the components of.

Synonyms

  • edit out
  • alter
  • contract
  • modify
  • change
  • edit
  • reduce
  • foreshorten
  • abbreviate
  • abridge

Antonyms

  • waxing
  • widening
  • increment
  • abstain

Etymology

  • cutten (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. cut

verb. ['ˈkʌt'] make out and issue.

Synonyms

  • write
  • issue
  • make out
  • write out

Antonyms

  • woman
  • fire
  • widen
  • decentralise

Etymology

  • cutten (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. cut

verb. ['ˈkʌt'] discharge from a group.

Synonyms

  • discharge

Antonyms

  • stabilise
  • centralise

Etymology

  • cutten (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. cut

noun. ['ˈkʌt'] (film) an immediate transition from one shot to the next.

Synonyms

  • transition

Antonyms

  • windward
  • reverse

Etymology

  • cutten (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. cut

verb. ['ˈkʌt'] form by probing, penetrating, or digging.

Synonyms

  • blast
  • create

Antonyms

  • cool
  • demythologize
  • discharge

Etymology

  • cutten (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. cut

adjective. ['ˈkʌt'] fashioned or shaped by cutting.

Synonyms

  • cut out
  • sheared
  • hand-hewn
  • slashed

Antonyms

  • stay
  • front
  • middle
  • beginning

Etymology

  • cutten (Middle English (1100-1500))

Example sentences of the word cut-to-ribbons


1. Noun Phrase
The rotors are housed within a spherical cage of mistletoe leaves and berries so people can smooch without fear of being cut to ribbons.

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