¿Sabías que...?: ¿Qué ingrediente en la paella Valenciana escandalizaría a los amantes de los animales?
cut out / recortar
 
cut out   cut
A. -transitive verb + adverb
1. [+article, picture]   recortar
[+dress, skirt etcetera]   cortar
[+diseased part]   extirpar
a. to be cut out for something/to do something   estar hecho para ser algo/hacer algo
·he'noun not cut out to be a poetic
·no tiene madera de poeta
b. you'll have your work cut out for you   te va a costar trabajo
·he had his work cut out to finish it
·tuvo que trabajar duro para terminarlo
2. (=exclude)
[+unnecessary details]   eliminar,   suprimir
[+light]   tapar
[+intermediary, middleman]   saltarse a,   eliminar
·he cut his nephew out of his will
·borró de su testamento la menciónoun del sobrino
·you can cut that out for a start!
*   ¡para empezar deja de hacer eso!
·cut out the singing!
*   ¡basta ya de cantar!
·cut it out!
*   ¡basta ya!
3. (=give up)
[+fatty food]   dejar de comer
·to cut out alcohol/cigarettes
·dejar de beber/fumar
4. (=delete)   suprimir
B. -intransitive verb + adverb
[car engine]   pararse   (electricity)   cortarse,   interrumpirse
 
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