Cutter definition

kŭtər
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A device, tool, or machine for cutting.
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One that cuts, especially in tailoring.
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A heavy-duty motor boat for official use.

A coastguard cutter.

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A small sleigh, usually seating one person and drawn by a single horse.
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A single-masted, fore-and-aft-rigged sailing vessel with two or more headsails and a mast set somewhat farther aft than that of a sloop.
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A ship's boat, powered by a motor or oars and used for transporting stores or passengers.
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A patrol boat, especially a US Coast Guard ship that is at least 65 feet long and has accommodations for the crew.
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Baseball [Informal] cut fastball.
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A boat carried, esp. formerly, aboard large ships to transport personnel or supplies.
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An armed sailing vessel, formerly used by revenue authorities, as to pursue smugglers.
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A small, armed, engine-powered ship, used by the Coast Guard as for patrol duty.
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A single-masted yacht or sailboat carrying two headsails under normal wind conditions.
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A person or device that cuts (in various senses).

A stone cutter; a die cutter.

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(nautical) A single-masted, fore-and-aft rigged, sailing vessel with at least two headsails, and a mast set further aft than that of a sloop.
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(nautical) A ship's boat, used for transport ship-to-ship or ship-to-shore.
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(cricket) A ball that moves sideways in the air, or off the pitch, because it has been cut.
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(baseball) A cut fastball.
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(slang) A ten-pence piece. So named because it is the coin most often sharpened by prison inmates to use as a weapon.
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(slang) A person who practices self-injury.
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A light sleigh drawn by one horse.
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A device or machine that cuts.
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A person who cuts or whose work is cutting; specif., a person whose work is cutting to patterns the sections that form a garment.
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A small, light sleigh, usually drawn by one horse.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
cutter
Plural:
cutters