What does the word cut mean?

Usage examples for cut

  1. One of these days, when papa's back is turned, I'm going to cut it off short, like a boy's." – The Everlasting Whisper by Jackson Gregory
  2. Ten minutes, perhaps- yet I feel as though already there is something that has cut us off from the rest of the world, and left us alone together. – Wife in Name Only by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  3. That was what he used to say, sir, that he wanted to feel cut off from everybody and everything. – Malcolm Sage, Detective by Herbert George Jenkins