cut down definition

  • verb:
    • Used other than as an idiom: see cut,‎ down.
    • To bring straight down by cutting.
    • To insult, to belittle.
    • to lessen the amount of one thing.
    • To slay, usually in great numbers.
    • cut down on; make a reduction in
    • cut with sweeping strokes; just like an ax or machete
    • cut with a blade or mower
    • intercept (a player)
    • cause in the future or go down
    • cause to fall by or as though by delivering a blow
    • utilized except that as an idiom: see slice,‎ down.
    • to create down by cutting.
    • To insult, to belittle.
    • to cut back the quantity of one thing.
    • To slay, often in great numbers.
    • lessen; make a decrease in
    • cut with sweeping strokes; much like an ax or machete
    • cut with a blade or mower
    • intercept (a new player)
    • cause in the future or decrease
    • result to fall by or as if by delivering a blow

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