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English

Verb

Infinitive
to cut up

Third person singular
cuts up

Simple past
cut up

Past participle
-

Present participle
cutting up

to cut up (third-person singular simple present cuts up, present participle cutting up, simple past and past participle cut up)
  1. (transitive)To cut into smaller pieces.
    You have to cut the pieces up so they can fit in the box
  2. (idiomatic)(transitive)To aggressively move in front of another vehicle.
    Delivery drivers are all the same. They all cut you up on the road
  3. (idiomatic) to be upset "She totally cut up about it"

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Usage notes

  • In both senses, the object may appear before or after the particle. If it is a pronoun, it MUST precede the particle.

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