Cut and Score


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Cut verb – To penetrate with a sharp edge (as a knife).
Score is a synonym for cut in action topic. In some cases you can use "Score" instead the word "Cut" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like shape, carve, notch, scratch.
Nearby Words: cutting, cutter, cutout
Synonyms for Cut


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Score verb – To mark with or as if with a line or groove.
Cut is a synonym for score in action topic. You can use "Cut" instead the word "Score" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as notch, scratch, penetrate, abrade a surface.
Nearby Words: scored, scoring, scorer, scoreless
Synonyms for Score

How words are described

old old cut old score
good good cut good score
high high cut high score
low low cut low score
Other adjectives: best, similar, perfect, complete, standard, original, top, single, actual, large, huge, bad, new, next, last, different, available.

Common collocations

number cut number score number
deal cut deal score deal
way cut way score way
film cut film score film
Other nouns: times, lines, episodes.

Both words in one sentence

  • Hollywood Glass Cutter To cut out a circle, a glass cutter puts an even scratch (or score) on the glass.
  • Film / Jack Reacher Instead, we cut to Gunny congratulating Reacher on his score, having worked out who he is.
  • In the first act, Donna Donna and Blondie have a duet, "Sadness, Woe" that even the score feels can be cut.
    Source: Cut Song
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