Part of speech:
Of an object, made by carving.
The contents of such a dish:
The act or process of moving apart or forcing something apart:
(Poker) A hand where two or more players have an equal-valued hand, resulting in the chips being shared equally between them.
Divided or separated along the length or grain
Having distinct indentations or notches reaching to the base or midrib, as in certain compound leaves
To mark, break, or cut the surface of slightly with something pointed or sharp
The act of one who cleaves, splits, or severs.
A written or printed symbol used for punctuation; a punctuation mark.
To obtain as a result of effort:
To strike, wound, or kill with a saber
To castrate a horse or other similar animal.
To remove the testicles of a male; geld or emasculate.
The definition of incisive is someone or something accurate, clear thinking or well focused.
(Archaic) To cut off. [First attested in the early 17th century.]
Finely wrought, as if shaped by a chisel
(Forestry) Coarse, fine woody debris generated during logging operations or through wind, snow, etc.
The using of a sharp instrument
(Pejorative) One who is professionally successful despite producing mediocre work. (Usually applied to persons in a creative field.)
To split or saw (wood) along the grain.
The act of piercing or pricking.
The point or set of points where one line, surface, or solid crosses another.
A long, narrow opening or crack
A long narrow opening; a crack or cleft.
Amount of decreasing
The act or process of diminishing; a lessening or reduction.
The make or form of anything; the style, shape, appearance, or mode of structure; pattern, model; workmanship; execution.
Style is defined as a particular of doing or saying something, or refers to a unique form of clothing or way of arranging your appearance.
A design or text engraved on a surface.
One of the parts into which any body naturally separates or is divided; a part divided or cut off; a section; a portion.
The part of experience supposedly allotted to a person by fate; one's lot; destiny
A single item belonging to a class of similar items: as, for example, a piece of machinery, a piece of software.
A thick mass or piece:
Something that outrages moral sensibilities:
Scornful, slighting action or treatment; affront
The definition of separate is to pull apart, disconnect or divide.
(Chemistry) To split (a complex molecule) into simpler molecules.
To conform or adhere (to a line, rule, principle, etc.)
To cut (grass or grain) from:
To prune is defined as to cut off the excess or dead parts.
(Agriculture) To cut with a sickle
Simple past tense of see through
To work something with a chisel.
To reduce the price of a product, to create a snip.
To cut or break into slivers
To chop or cut with an ax or other implement.
To cut, cut off, or cut out with or as if with shears:
To shorten or reduce:
To cut off the head of; decapitate
To cut or clip with scissors or shears.
To cut or make facets on
To cut so as to form flitches
(Informal) To be caught, as by a trick
To cut finely, as with slices of meat.
To remove the outer covering or skin of with a knife or similar instrument:
(Brit., Informal) To avoid work by leaving; play truant
To divide is defined as to separate into two or more parts.
To divide into portions, as land
To make a long deep cut in; slash deeply.
To engrave (designs or writing, for example) into a surface; carve.
(Informal) To achieve; score:
To cut a nick or notch in.
To indent is defined as to start a line of text further in on the page than the other text around or below it.
To cancel or mark out by lines drawn
To search thoroughly.
To inflict a wound or wounds (on or upon); hurt; injure
To impair the soundness, perfection, or integrity of; spoil.
Scotch is defined as to cut, wound or put an end to.
(Botany) To slit or soften the outer coat of (seeds) in order to speed germination.
To wound or hurt (someone's feelings, etc.) deeply; distress
To pass into or through something.
To be pierced or punctured:
To form an intersection with; cross:
To curtail is defined as to restrict something, stop something or deprive of something.
To diminish, lessen, or restrict a legal right.
To condense is to make something shorter or more concentrated, or to cause to change from a gas or vapor to a liquid.
To remove (a file, for example) from a hard drive or other storage medium.
To reduce in standing or respect.
To strike (someone or something) with a sharp blow; slap.
To make even or level.
To disregard is defined as to ignore or treat with a lack of respect.
Evade is defined as to be deceitful to get around or escape from.
*To absent oneself
*To absent oneself
*To absent oneself
To leave a place or a gathering while trying to avoid being seen or heard.
To leap lightly over.
To lower quickly, especially so as to avoid something:
To record electronically
To record electronically
To record (sound, video material, computer data, etc.) on magnetic tape
(Intransitive) To become attenuated, thin, or weak.
To cause to weaken, be damaged, or diminish, as in quality:
To weaken, injure, or impair, often by degrees or imperceptibly; sap:
(Film, TV) To combine or be combined in a lap dissolve
To receive form or shape in a mold:
To arrange or agree to:
Formed by cutting
(Law) A concept whereby a common group of debtors are only responsible for their proportionate sum of the total debt.
The definition of a hole is a hollow place, opening or break in something.
A particular form of hurt, damage, or loss:
(Chemistry) A decrease in positive valence or an increase in negative valence by the gaining of electrons.
A picture, design, diagram, etc. used to decorate or explain something
A visible image, especially one on a flat surface or screen:
(US) The dividing line formed by combing the hair in different directions. syn. transl.
The edible flesh of animals, especially that of mammals as opposed to that of fish or poultry.
Something that causes injury, irritation, or trauma.
The state or fact of being neglected:
To mutilate or disfigure by repeatedly and roughly cutting, tearing, hacking, or crushing; lacerate and bruise badly
To penetrate is to pass into or through something.
Cross is defined as to go from one side to another or to mark with intersecting lines.
To cancel is defined as to delete or make invalid.
To bat against (a pitcher or kind of pitch) successfully:
To let be or do without interference.
Record is defined as to register in a permanent form for playback or to make a permanent file of something.
Bitter and caustic in temper, manner, or speech
The definition of caustic is a substance that burns or eats away by chemical reaction or a hurtful remark or relationship.
Sharply penetrating; piercing:
Incisive and trenchant:
Sharp or pungent to the smell or, formerly, the taste
Given to using sarcasm:
(Archaic) Cutting; sharp
A narrow passage through which troops must defile
The ending of life; death
The state of being disunited; separation.
A long, narrow furrow or hollow cut in a surface with a tool, as the track cut in a phonograph record for the stylus to follow
A notch, as in the edge of a leaf.
The cut or channel made by a saw
Customary usage, or current fashion or style, as in manners or dress
A piece of butchered meat
(Music) A short section of a composition, especially one displaying technical skill
(Uncountable) A form of humor that is marked by mocking with irony, sometimes conveyed in speech with vocal over-emphasis. Insincerely saying something which is the opposite of one's intended meaning, often to emphasize how unbelievable or unlikely it sounds if taken literally, thereby illustrating the obvious nature of one's intended meaning.
A scornful or jeering remark; gibe
The definition of abbreviate is to use a shortened form of something, such as a word or phrase, to represent the full form.
To cut off; remove.
To insult intentionally, especially openly.
To cut off (an arm, leg, etc.), esp. by surgery
To be inclined; slant.
To remove passages considered offensive from (a book, play, etc.)
To cut a groove in; flute.
To hunt (game)
To remove the outer parts of a photograph or image in order to frame the subject better.
To cut off the head of; behead.
To cross or become crossed so as to form an X; intersect.
(Archaic) To lose by gambling with dice
(Intransitive, medicine) To remove something; especially, to remove an eyeball or tumor.
To remove by or as if by cutting:
To expunge (objectionable material) from; delete
Extirpate is defined as to completely remove, destroy or pull out by the roots.
(Law) To reject (a bill of indictment) for lack of evidence
To cut or slash a way through something with or as if with a knife:
To make knurls on; mill
Mince is defined as to divide or cut into tiny pieces, or to walk or speak in a restrained or dainty way.
To catch and enclose or compress tightly between two surfaces, or points which are brought together or closed; to pinch; to close in upon.
To enter, as polls or persons, in a list or register; to enroll, especially for purposes of taxation; to enumerate one by one.
(Archaic) To scrape or graze; wound slightly
(Mathematics) To simplify the form of (an expression, such as a fraction) without changing the value.
To perform a resection on.
To cut or divide with a saw.
(Informal) To perform a cesarean section on.
To sever is to separate or to cut or slice something.
To shear is to cut something or have something cut off.
To make short or shorter; reduce in length, amount, or extent
To plunge (a pointed weapon or instrument) into something.
(Music) To shift (the regular accent) as by beginning a tone on an unaccented beat and continuing it through the next accented beat, or on the last half of a beat and continuing it through the first half of the following beat
To assign to a category.
(Archaic) A reason or basis for praise
The definition of a compliment is the act of giving praise.
The quality or state of being nice
An increasing or becoming increased
The definition of add means to join or bring together for the purpose of increasing in number or importance or to change the effect.
Enhance is defined as to make something better or improve the condition of something.
To occupy a position with the face toward:
To something bring face to face with.
(Intransitive) To become longer.
To bring down, as with a saw or ax.
To cause to sheer
To climb or move upward by winding or turning.
To change direction; shift; turn or swing around
To cause to yaw.
So as to be thin:
To salivate in anticipation of food:
To rebuff is to reject someone or something in an abrupt way.
To slight or snub (someone).
(Intransitive) To play truant.
Reduction in amount, degree, or intensity; diminution.
A reduction in an existing program of some sort.
A decreasing or decrease; loss; waste
The act or process of slowing down; a slackening of pace:
A gradual decrease in thickness or width of an elongated object.
Allocation is defined as the act of being portioned out for a certain reason.
Allowance is defined as a specific amount of something available for use.
A giving out of money or food to those in great need; relief
The definition of a lot is a large number or greater extent.
The definition of a quota is a part of a goal which is assigned to someone.
Food issued or available to members of a group.
Deliberate coldness or disregard; a slight or a snub:
(Informal) A passing by; esp., an intentional disregard or slight
Enter is defined as to come in, put in or get in.
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
To bring or call together into a group or whole:
Rise is defined as to wake up, stand up, go to a higher place or increase in amount.
To transfer from (one conveyance) to another:
In a strong manner; greatly, severely, vigorously, etc.
(Intransitive) To receive something willingly.
To inquire for; request:
A brief formal prayer that is used in various Western liturgies before the epistle and that varies with the day.
with parts removed
mixed with water
Reduced, made less strong.
(of a male animal) having the testicles removed
the act of shortening something by chopping off the ends
(Sports) A spin given to a ball opposite to its direction of flight; a backspin.
in baseball; a batter's attempt to hit a pitched ball
A swaying, graceful motion:
Material, such as a word or passage, that has been removed from a body of written or printed matter.
The physical track on a record.
a piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass
To eliminate; delete:
To remove before publication or broadcasting (as an editorial decision).
To shorten the lines of (an object) in a drawing or other representation so as to produce an illusion of projection or extension in space.
To reduce in size by drawing together; shrink.
cut down on; make a reduction in
cut down on; make a reduction in
To think in a rational or rationalistic way.
To send out; to put into circulation; as, to issue notes from a bank.
To tailor is defined as to make something to particular specifications or conditions.
To make or produce by the application of fire or burning heat.
(Baseball) To pitch (a ball) with a curve.
To show a general tendency; tend:
(Rail transport) to move something (usually a railway line) sideways
Not abridged or shortened
To make (a substance such as a fat or lipid) soluble or more soluble, especially in water, by the action of a detergent or other agent.