1. dilute a drug with another substance;
2. renounce; give up: 'to cut the grog';
3. hurt or offended by another's actions: 'He was really cut because she didn't phone';
4. upset; angered; annoyed: 'Don't get cut about it, I was only kidding';
5. circumcised;
6. diluted; adulterated; impure: 'cut heroin';
7. share: 'His cut was 20 per cent';
8. recording of a song, etc.;
9. the cuts - caning

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.


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