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  1. severed, cut offverb

    detached by cutting

    "cut flowers"; "a severed head"; "an old tale of Anne Bolyn walking the castle walls with her poor cut-off head under her arm"



  2. interrupt, disrupt, break up, cut offverb

    make a break in

    "We interrupt the program for the following messages"

    fragmentise, fragmentize, amputate, decompose, collapse, interrupt, cut, crash, chip, split up, pick, cut out, dismantle, break up, knap, recess, lop off, part, crock up, sever, fragment, split, disperse, separate, disrupt, dissolve, chop off, crack, disassemble, break apart, break off, calve, dissipate, scatter, break down, resolve, take apart, dispel, adjourn, break, crack up, disturb


  3. cut, cut offverb

    cease, stop

    "cut the noise"; "We had to cut short the conversation"

    disrupt, veer, amputate, bring down, snub, turn off, edit out, cut, burn, rationalize, chip, hack, trim down, write out, prune, thin, cut out, slue, knap, lop off, trim back, trim, ignore, swerve, shorten, edit, thin out, cut down, skip, break off, abridge, reduce, rationalise, contract, chop off, foreshorten, dilute, curve, switch off, sheer, make out, geld, slew, tailor, turn out, interrupt, disregard, issue, break up, cut back, abbreviate, trend


  4. cut off, chop off, lop offverb

    remove by or as if by cutting

    "cut off the ear"; "lop off the dead branch"

    interrupt, disrupt, cut, lop off, cut out, amputate, break off, chip, break up, chop off, knap


  5. cut off, cut outverb

    cut off and stop

    "The bicyclist was cut out by the van"

    interrupt, disrupt, cut, lop off, cut out, amputate, break off, chip, break up, chop off, cut down, knap, scratch out


  6. chip, knap, cut off, break offverb

    break a small piece off from

    "chip the glass"; "chip a tooth"

    chip, chip off, cut short, come off, break short, amputate, lop off, snap off, rap, discontinue, cut, disrupt, nick, break, interrupt, chop off, break up, cut out, stop, break off, knap, break away


  7. amputate, cut offverb

    remove surgically

    "amputate limbs"

    interrupt, disrupt, cut, lop off, cut out, amputate, break off, chip, break up, chop off, knap


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  1. cut off

    amputate, sever, interrupt, stop, intercept

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  1. Tom Welling:

    I spent 10 years where my life was 6 a.m. to 1 a.m. on set, from an emotional standpoint, I was basically cut off from everyone.

  2. Najwa Abdelaziz:

    We kept getting uprooted, so we were cut off from doctors.

  3. Major Brian Foley:

    This is about saving someone’s life, i know some people were upset about their power being cut off, but truly his is about trying to protect an individual and keep them from dying.

  4. Tamika Cross:

    I tried to inform her that I was a physician but I was continually cut off by condescending remarks.

  5. Another Yarmouk refugee:

    Islamic State fighters saw some people being beheaded and heard gunshots to terrorize people, islamic State fighters warned us that unless we join Islamic State fighters, our heads will be cut off.

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  • قطعArabic
  • abschneiden, unterbrechen, abbrechen, schneidenGerman
  • keskeyttää, katkaista, sulake, eristääFinnish
  • couperFrench
  • bevág, kikapcsolHungarian
  • trancharIdo
  • tagliareItalian
  • 割り込む, 断つJapanese
  • rozłączać, rozłączyć, odcinać, odciąćPolish
  • recortar, cortarPortuguese
  • opriRomanian
  • перебить, прерва́ть, подре́зать, прерыва́ть, подтезать, изоли́ровать, отре́зать, перебива́ть, отреза́тьRussian
  • перебитиUkrainian
  • cắtVietnamese

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