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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Cut \Cut\ (k[u^]t), a. 1. Gashed or divided, as by a cutting instrument. [1913 Webster] 2. Formed or shaped as by cutting; carved. [1913 Webster] 3. Overcome by liquor; tipsy. [Slang] [1913 Webster] Cut and dried, prepered beforehand; not spontaneous. Cut glass, glass having a surface ground and polished in facets or figures. Cut nail, a nail cut by machinery from a rolled plate of iron, in distinction from a wrought nail. Cut stone, stone hewn or chiseled to shape after having been split from the quarry. [1913 Webster]