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Phrasal Verbs

cut up

This page is about the phrasal verb cut up

Meaning: to cut something into small pieces

Synonym: chop up

For example:

  • cut sth up Before my cat eats the meat I buy for her, I have to cut it up.

  • cut up sth She eats whatever her mother cuts up and puts on her plate.

Quick Quiz:

If you're making a bowl of fruit salad, you'll need to cut up

a. the bowl

b. the salad

c. the fruit

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