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Synonyms for undercut
ˌʌn dərˈkʌt; ˈʌn dərˌkʌtun·der·cut

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. undercutnoun

    the material removed by a cut made underneath

    cut, tenderloin

  2. tenderloin, undercutnoun

    the tender meat of the loin muscle on each side of the vertebral column

    cut, combat zone, tenderloin

  3. undercutnoun

    a notch cut in the trunk of tree in order to determine the direction of its fall

    cut, tenderloin

  4. cut, undercutnoun

    (sports) a stroke that puts reverse spin on the ball

    "cuts do not bother a good tennis player"

    gash, cold shoulder, tenderloin, cutting, slash, cut, swing, deletion, cutting off, excision, baseball swing, track, cut of meat, snub, slice, stinger

  5. undercutverb

    a cut made underneath to remove material

    cut, tenderloin

  6. undersell, undercutverb

    sell cheaper than one's competition


  7. undercutverb

    cut away material from the underside of (an object) so as to leave an overhanging portion in relief


  8. undercutverb

    cut away the underpart of

    "undercut a vein of ore"


  9. undercutverb

    strike (the ball) in golf, tennis, or hockey obliquely downward so as to give a backspin or elevation to the shot


  10. undercutverb

    cut obliquely into (a tree) below the main cut and on the side toward which the tree will fall


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "undercut":

    undermine, undermined

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How to use undercut in a sentence?

  1. James Mattis:

    For the first time since World War II, Russia has been the nation that has redrawn international borders by force in Georgia and Ukraine while pursuing veto authority over their neighbors' diplomatic, economic and security decisions, president Putin seeks to shatter NATO. President Putin aims to diminish the appeal of the Western democratic model and attempts to undermine America's moral authority, President Putin actions are designed not to challenge our arms at this point but to undercut and compromise our belief in our ideals.

  2. Angus MacLane:

    In this film, Buzz is the action hero. He's serious and ambitious and funny, but not in a goofy way that would undercut the drama.

  3. Kim Tae-hoon:

    The agreement from the summit doesn't have binding authority over what the people do or don't do, and it can't undercut the universal value of human rights.

  4. New Jersey:

    Stop-and-frisk would be back in about five minutes and we would empower the police, not undercut them.

  5. Army Lt. Col. Michael Waltz:

    The longer we tell the region we are leaving, the more the Afghan populous and regional governments like China, Pakistan, and Iran even the Afghan government are start hedging against us rather than working with us, the problems are not going to go away as long as the ideology of jihadism … continue to try and destabilize and take over governments … we really need to work with our allies in the region … to work towards an ideological solution where Muslims themselves can undercut the ideology of jihadism.

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