Synonyms for cuttingˈkʌt ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. film editing, cutting(noun)

    the activity of selecting the scenes to be shown and putting them together to create a film

    Synonyms:
    clipping, thinning, cutting off, film editing, slip, press clipping, cut, cutting, carving, newspaper clipping, press cutting

    Antonyms:
    kind, dull, hot

  2. cutting, slip(noun)

    a part (sometimes a root or leaf or bud) removed from a plant to propagate a new plant through rooting or grafting

    Synonyms:
    cutting, berth, film editing, parapraxis, trip, case, faux pas, pillowcase, miscue, press clipping, gaffe, slickness, slipperiness, elusion, cut, mooring, press cutting, cutting off, slick, chemise, thinning, teddy, sideslip, clipping, eluding, shimmy, moorage, gaucherie, slip, skid, slip of paper, shift, newspaper clipping, pillow slip, solecism, carving, strip, slip-up

    Antonyms:
    hot, kind, dull

  3. cut, cutting(noun)

    the act of cutting something into parts

    Synonyms:
    gash, press clipping, clipping, cold shoulder, press cutting, slip, cutting, film editing, slash, newspaper clipping, cut, swing, deletion, carving, thinning, cutting off, excision, baseball swing, track, undercut, cut of meat, snub, slice, stinger

    Antonyms:
    dull, kind, hot

  4. cutting(noun)

    a piece cut off from the main part of something

    Synonyms:
    clipping, cutting off, film editing, slip, press clipping, cut, newspaper clipping, carving, thinning, press cutting

    Antonyms:
    dull, hot, kind

  5. clipping, newspaper clipping, press clipping, cutting, press cutting(noun)

    an excerpt cut from a newspaper or magazine

    Synonyms:
    clipping, clip, cut, snip, trimming, film editing, slip, press clipping, press cutting, cutting, carving, cutting off, thinning, newspaper clipping, trim

    Antonyms:
    kind, hot, dull

  6. carving, cutting(noun)

    removing parts from hard material to create a desired pattern or shape

    Synonyms:
    clipping, thinning, cutting off, film editing, slip, press clipping, cut, cutting, sculpture, carving, newspaper clipping, press cutting

    Antonyms:
    dull, hot, kind

  7. cut, cutting(noun)

    the division of a deck of cards before dealing

    Synonyms:
    gash, press clipping, clipping, cold shoulder, press cutting, slip, cutting, film editing, slash, newspaper clipping, cut, swing, deletion, carving, thinning, cutting off, excision, baseball swing, track, undercut, cut of meat, snub, slice, stinger

    Antonyms:
    hot, dull, kind

  8. cut, cutting(noun)

    the act of penetrating or opening open with a sharp edge

    Synonyms:
    gash, press clipping, clipping, cold shoulder, press cutting, slip, cutting, film editing, slash, newspaper clipping, cut, swing, deletion, carving, thinning, cutting off, excision, baseball swing, track, undercut, cut of meat, snub, slice, stinger

    Antonyms:
    dull, hot, kind

  9. cutting, thinning(noun)

    the act of diluting something

    Synonyms:
    clipping, cutting, cutting off, film editing, slip, press clipping, cut, newspaper clipping, carving, thinning, press cutting

    Antonyms:
    hot, kind, dull

  10. cut, cutting, cutting off(adj)

    the act of shortening something by chopping off the ends

    Synonyms:
    gash, abscission, press clipping, clipping, cold shoulder, press cutting, slip, cutting, film editing, slash, newspaper clipping, cut, swing, deletion, carving, thinning, cutting off, excision, baseball swing, track, undercut, cut of meat, snub, slice, stinger

    Antonyms:
    kind, dull, hot

  11. cutting, edged, stinging(adj)

    (of speech) harsh or hurtful in tone or character

    Synonyms:
    keen, piercing, edged, stabbing, knifelike, raw, stinging, cutting, lancinate, lancinating, bleak

    Antonyms:
    kind, hot, dull

  12. bleak, cutting, raw(adj)

    unpleasantly cold and damp

    Synonyms:
    cutting, sensitive, tender, bare-assed, new, sore, bare-ass, bare, raw, lancinating, stinging, black, unsanded, natural, peeled, stark naked, desolate, dim, piercing, in the altogether, naked as a jaybird, in the raw, crude, lancinate, knifelike, keen, edged, barren, raw(a), rude(a), naked, bleak, stabbing, stark, in the buff

    Antonyms:
    kind, dull, hot

  13. cutting, keen, knifelike, piercing, stabbing, lancinate, lancinating(adj)

    painful as if caused by a sharp instrument

    Synonyms:
    slap-up, cracking, neat, sharp, lancinating, wounding, incisive, cutting, peachy, swell, knifelike, corking, bully, keen, dandy, nifty, smashing, not bad(p), raw, discriminating, bang-up, acute, groovy, lancinate, stinging, edged, exquisite, penetrating, piercing, bleak, great, stabbing, penetrative

    Antonyms:
    dull, kind, hot

Wiktionary

  1. cutting(adjective)

    That is used for cutting.

    Synonyms:
    cut

English Synonyms and Antonyms, by James Champlin Fernald

  1. cutting

    Acid, sour, and bitter agree in being contrasted with sweet, but the two former are sharply distinguished from the latter. Acid or sour is the taste of vinegar or lemon-juice; bitter that of quassia, quinine, or strychnine. Acrid is nearly allied to bitter. Pungent suggests the effect of pepper or snuff on the organs of taste or smell; as, a pungent odor. Caustic indicates the corroding effect of some strong chemical, as nitrate of silver. In a figurative sense, as applied to language or character, these words are very closely allied. We say a sour face, sharp words, bitter complaints, caustic wit, cutting irony, biting sarcasm, a stinging taunt, harsh judgment, a tart reply. Harsh carries the idea of intentional and severe unkindness, bitter of a severity that arises from real or supposed ill treatment. The bitter speech springs from the sore heart. Tart and sharp utterances may not proceed from an intention to wound, but merely from a wit recklessly keen; cutting, stinging, and biting speech indicates more or less of hostile intent, the latter being the more deeply malicious. The caustic utterance is meant to burn, perhaps wholesomely, as in the satire of Juvenal or Cervantes. Compare MOROSE.

    Synonyms:
    acerb, acetous, acid, acidulated, acidulous, acrid, acrimonious, biting, bitter, caustic, harsh, irate, pungent, savage, sharp, sour, stinging, tart, vinegarish, virulent

    Antonyms:
    dulcet, honeyed, luscious, nectared, saccharine, sweet

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