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Definition 1: significantly cut up a manuscript - [verb of change]

Synonyms for cut up in the sense of this definition

(cut up is a kind of ...) prepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting

"Edit a book on lexical semantics" "she edited the letters of the politician so as to omit the most personal passages"

Definition 2: separate into isolated compartments or categories - [verb of change]

Samples where cut up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • You cannot compartmentalize your life like this!

Synonyms for cut up in the sense of this definition

(cut up is a kind of ...) force, take, or pull apart

"He separated the fighting children" "Moses parted the Red Sea"

Definition 3: destroy or injure severely - [verb of change]

Samples where cut up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The madman mutilates art work

Synonyms for cut up in the sense of this definition

(cut up is a kind of ...) inflict damage upon

"The snow damaged the roof" "She damaged the car when she hit the tree"

Definition 4: cut to pieces - [verb of contact]

Samples where cut up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Father carved the ham

Synonyms for cut up in the sense of this definition

(cut up is a kind of ...) separate with or as if with an instrument

"Cut the rope"

(... is a kind of cut up ) make shavings of or reduce to shavings

"shave the radish"

(... is a kind of cut up ) cut into filets

"filet the fish"

Definition 5: cut into pieces - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(cut up is similar to ...) separated into parts or laid open or penetrated with a sharp edge or instrument

"the cut surface was mottled" "cut tobacco" "blood from his cut forehead" "bandages on her cut wrists"

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