Synonyms for cut off

Synonyms for (verb) cut off

Synonyms: cut, cut off

Definition: cease, stop

Usage: cut the noise; We had to cut short the conversation

Similar words: interrupt, break up, disrupt, cut off

Definition: make a break in

Usage: We interrupt the program for the following messages


Synonyms: interrupt, break up, disrupt, cut off

Definition: make a break in

Usage: We interrupt the program for the following messages

Similar words: break, break off, stop, discontinue

Definition: prevent completion

Usage: stop the project; break off the negotiations


Synonyms: cut off, amputate

Definition: remove surgically

Usage: amputate limbs

Similar words: remove, withdraw, take, take away

Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment


Synonyms: chip, break off, knap, cut off

Definition: break a small piece off from

Usage: chip the glass; chip a tooth

Similar words: cut

Definition: separate with or as if with an instrument

Usage: Cut the rope


Synonyms: cut off, lop off, chop off

Definition: remove by or as if by cutting

Usage: cut off the ear; lop off the dead branch

Similar words: come away, come off, detach

Definition: come to be detached

Usage: His retina detached and he had to be rushed into surgery


Synonyms: cut off, cut out

Definition: cut off and stop

Usage: The bicyclist was cut out by the van

Similar words: stop, intercept

Definition: seize on its way

Usage: The fighter plane was ordered to intercept an aircraft that had entered the country's airspace

Synonyms for (adjective) cut off

Synonyms: cut off, severed

Definition: detached by cutting

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

Similar words: cut

Definition: separated into parts or laid open or penetrated with a sharp edge or instrument

Usage: the cut surface was mottled; cut tobacco; blood from his cut forehead; bandages on her cut wrists