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  • 1 Cutting It — DVD cover for series 4 Format Drama Created by Debbie Horsfield Starrin …

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  • 2 Cutting — ist der Name mehrerer Personen: Bronson M. Cutting (1888–1935), US amerikanischer Politiker Francis Cutting (1550–1595/6), englischer Komponist und Lautenist Jack Cutting (1908–1988), US amerikanischer Trickfilmregisseur Orte in den Vereinigten… …

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  • 3 Cutting — Cut ting, a. 1. Adapted to cut; as, a cutting tool. [1913 Webster] 2. Chilling; penetrating; sharp; as, a cutting wind. [1913 Webster] 3. Severe; sarcastic; biting; as, a cutting reply; a cutting remark. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 cutting — The cutting edge, based on the notion of a tool doing effective work, is a modern idiom meaning ‘the pioneering aspect of an enterprise’. It is derived from a figurative meaning that dates from the 1850s, and to be at the cutting edge is to… …

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  • 5 Cutting in — is a process, in dancing, by which a person interrupts two dance partners and claims the partner of one.[1] As traditionally portrayed in Hollywood films, men are more likely to cut in than women. References ^ WALES AT AMERICAN DANCE.; Cut In… …

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  • 6 Cutting — (Wool) A finishing operation which consists in passing fabric close to the blades of the cropping machine, so that all the surface fibres raised form the piece during the operation of raising are cut off, leaving a clean and level piece (also… …

    Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • 7 cutting — ► NOUN 1) a piece cut off from something, in particular an article cut from a newspaper or a piece cut from a plant for propagation. 2) an open passage excavated through higher ground for a railway, road, or canal. ► ADJECTIVE 1) capable of… …

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  • 8 cutting — [kut′iŋ] n. 1. the act of one that cuts 2. a piece cut off 3. Brit. a clipping, as from a newspaper 4. Brit. a passage for trains, cars, etc. cut through a hill or high ground; cut 5. Hort. a slip or shoot cut away from a plant for rooting or… …

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  • 9 Cutting — Cut ting (k[u^]t t[i^]ng), n. 1. The act or process of making an incision, or of severing, felling, shaping, etc. [1913 Webster] 2. Something cut, cut off, or cut out, as a twig or scion cut off from a stock for the purpose of grafting or of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 cutting — index acute, bitter (acrid tasting), bitter (penetrating), caustic, division (act of dividing), incisive, mordacious …

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  • 11 cutting — /ˈkattinɡ, ingl. ˈkʌtɪŋ/ s. m. inv. scarificazione CFR. tatuaggio, branding, piercing …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 12 cutting — *incisive, trenchant, clear cut, biting, crisp Analogous words: *sharp, keen, acute: piercing, penetrating, probing (see ENTER) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 13 cutting — [adj] nasty, hateful acerbic, acid, acrimonious, barbed, biting, bitter, caustic, clear cut, crisp, hurtful, incisive, ingoing, malicious, penetrating, piercing, pointed, probing, raw, sarcastic, sardonic, scathing, severe, sharp, stinging,… …

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  • 14 Cutting — For other uses, see Cutting (disambiguation). Different types of scissors sewing (left), paper (middle), kitchen (right) Cutting is the separation of a physical object, or a portion of a physical object, into two portions, through the application …

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  • 15 cutting — See acetylene cutting arc cutting end cutting pliers flame cutting heavy duty diagonal cutting pliers heavy duty end cutting pliers high leverage diagonal cutting pliers high leverage end cutting pliers …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 16 cutting — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 piece cut off from a plant ADJECTIVE ▪ leaf, root, stem VERB + CUTTING ▪ take CUTTING + VERB ▪ ro …

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  • 17 cutting — 1 noun (C) 1 a stem or leaf that is cut from a plant and put in soil or water to grow into a new plant 2 BrE a piece of writing that is cut from a newspaper, magazine etc; clipping (1) AmE: press/newspaper cuttings: Margot had sent him a bunch of …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 Cutting — Cut Cut (k[u^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cut}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Cutting}.] [OE. cutten, kitten, ketten; prob. of Celtic origin; cf. W. cwtau to shorten, curtail, dock, cwta bobtailed, cwt tail, skirt, Gael. cutaich to shorten, curtail, dock, cutach …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 cutting — I. noun Date: 14th century 1. something cut or cut off or out: as a. a plant section originating from stem, leaf, or root and capable of developing into a new plant b. harvest 2. something made by cutting; especially record 4 II. adjective …

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  • 20 cutting — [[t]kʌ̱tɪŋ[/t]] ♦♦♦ cuttings 1) N COUNT A cutting is a piece of writing which has been cut from a newspaper or magazine. [BRIT] ...a stack of old photographs and newspaper cuttings... Here are the press cuttings and reviews. Syn: clipping (in AM …

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