How to use Cut up in a sentence
It was cut up at the top, within reach of where it was tied off.
Easy Cut-Up Cakes for Kids, by Melissa Barlow, exhibits colorful, vibrant cakes that are easy enough for kids to help make.
He banged himself up fairly badly—broke a couple of ribs, did something to his knee and leg, whacked his head pretty good and cut up his face.
I still don't want you to cut up your clothes, but if what I buy you to wear isn't what you want, you're old enough to select your own clothing.
The mainland in the north and east is highly mountainous and forest-clad, and the lower portion is cut up into numerous islands by a network of tidal creeks.Advertisement
Held between the thumb and fingers of the right hand, they are used as tongs to take up portions of the food, which is brought to table cut up into small and convenient pieces, or as means for sweeping the rice and small particles of food into the mouth from the bowl.
Hence, by inserting a break-and-make key in the circuit of the battery, coil or dynamo, the uniform noise or hum in the telephone can be cut up into periods of long and short noises, which can be made to yield the signals of the Morse alphabet.
To send signals the continuous or nearly continuous train of waves must be cut up into Morse signals by a key, and these are then heard as audible signals in the telephone.
The whole of this portion of Central Italy is a hilly country, much broken and cut up by the torrents from the mountains, but fertile, especially in fruit-trees, olives and vines; and it has been, both in ancient and modern times, a populous district, containing many small towns though no great cities.
If the continuous, unbroken, horizontal extent of land in a continent is termed its trunk,' and the portions cut up by inlets or channels of the sea into islands and peninsulas the limbs, it is possible to compare the continents in an instructive manner.Advertisement
Finally the body was skinned and cut up and the god's share burned on the altar.
The arable land was divided into two or, more usually, three fields, which were cut up into strips bounded by balks and allotted to the villagers in such a way that one holding might include several disconnected strips in each field - a measure designed to prevent the whole of the best land falling to one man.
He developed this line of argument when moving the second reading of the Home Rule bill in April, and at Dundee in the autumn outlined a general policy under which England would be cut up into self-governing areas.
Besides the use of the straw when cut up and mixed with other food for fodder, the oat grain constitutes an important food for both man and beast.
The coagulated rubber separated from the watery fluid is cut up into small pieces and passed through the grooved rollers of the washing machine, from which it issues in sheets, long crinkled ribbons or " crepe," which are then dried in hot air chambers or in a vacuum dryer, by which means the water is dissipated at a lower temperature.Advertisement
On the 7th of March the diet of Kremsier was dissolved, and immediately afterwards a proclama- tion tion was issued in the name of the emperor Francis Joseph establishing a united constitution for the whole empire, of which Hungary, cut up into half a dozen administrative districts, was henceforth to be little more than the largest of several subject provinces.
On the 20th of December some 240 men under Colonel Anstruther, chiefly belonging to the 94th Regiment, while marching from Lydenburg to Pretoria, were surprised at Bronkhorst Spruit, and cut up by the Boer forces.
If we consider lines of electric force to be drawn from the boundaries of these areas, they will cut up the space round the conductor into tubular surfaces called tubes of electric force, and each tube will spring from an area of the conductor carrying a unit electric charge.
These enclosing surfaces, therefore, cut up the space into shells of potential, and divide up the tubes of force into electric cells.
Returning to the case of the charged body with the space around it cut up into electric cells by the tubes of force and shells of potential, it is obvious that the number of these cells is represented by the product QV, where Q is the charge and V the potential of the body in electrostatic units.Advertisement
Accordingly the number of electric cells into which the space round is cut up is equal to twice the energy stored up, or each cell contains half a unit of energy.
One explanation has been sought in the legend of St Nicholas miraculously restoring to life three rich youths, who had been murdered, cut up and concealed in a salting tub by a thievish innkeeper or butcher, in whose house they had taken lodging.
The surface of the country is uneven and hilly, except in the north-east part, which forms an irregular plain cut up by ravines ' scooped out by torrents during the periodical rains.
The surface is broken by many clusters of small hills, such as the Fox Ridge in the central part of the state and the Cave Hills in the north-west, and in the vicinity of streams it is much cut up by deep ravines.
The great valley between the two is cut up into a series of self-contained basins, each serving as the gathering ground of the brooks that run down off the adjacent mountains.Advertisement
From 1776 to 1780 two depots for military stores and a workshop for the Continental army were maintained, and the leaden statue of George III., erected in Bowling Green, New York City, in 1770, and torn down by citizens on the 9th of July 1776, was cut up and taken to Litchfield, where, in the house (still standing) of Oliver Wolcott it was melted into bullets for the American army by Wolcott's daughter and sister.
When used for propagation, the tubers are cut up into what are called " sets," every portion having an eye attached being capable of forming an independent plant.
The cut portions of bulky sets should be suffered to lie a short time before being planted, in order to dry the surface and prevent rotting; this should not, however, be done with such tropical subjects as caladiums, the tubers of which are often cut up into very small fragments for propagation, and of course require to be manipulated in a properly heated propagating pit.
These are cut up into half-inch lengths (more or less), and inserted in light sandy soil round the margin of a cutting pot, so that the upper end of the root cutting may be level with the soil or only just covered by it.
They may then be stewed in butter or oil, or cut up small and stewed with meat.
The protoplasm then becomes cut up by a series of clefts into a number of smaller and smaller pieces which are unicellular in Pilobolus, multicellular in Sporodinia.
Large quantities of the coco-nut fibre are woven in heavy looms, then cut up into various sizes, and finally bound round the edges by a kind of rope made from the same material.
A large detachment of his army having been cut up by one of Lucullus's lieutenant-generals, the king decided on instant retreat.
The northern districts are invaded by offshoots of the Carpathians, which reach altitudes of Soo to i i 50 ft., and are cut up by numerous ravines and river valleys.
The rebels cut up several Norman garrisons, and gave King William much trouble for some years, but they could never face him in battle.
The surface of the ground is much cut up by ravines which fill and dry up according to the rise and fall of the river.
These rollers are finely grooved so that the seed is cut up whilst passing in succession between the first and second rollers in the series, then between the second and the third, and so on to the last, when the grains are sufficiently bruised, crushed and ground.
The interiors are cut up into numerous small rooms by transverse partitions, while numerous beamholes and dumb-sheaves indicate other divisions.
The cloth, when finished, is cut up into lengths, made into bags and tarred.
He banged himself up fairly badlyâ€”broke a couple of ribs, did something to his knee and leg, whacked his head pretty good and cut up his face.
This results in the floor being cut up with deep grooves, just right for twisting ankles or braking legs.
It will make the late attempt in the house of lords, to cut up adultery by the roots, appear a mere bagatelle.
Dried cod for trade was cut up in certain ways, which can be detected by the cut marks on the bones.
Miss Beaumont gave out little hacksaws to cut up the balsa wood with.
The DNA is digested or ' cut up ' using restriction enzymes.
Place the bacon in boiling water and with it the root vegetables, cut up small.
Cottons can be used in making high quality paper or cut up to make industrial wipers.
Define more carefully than Locke did, with his blunder about "ideas," the process of perception, and you cut up scepticism by the roots !
Of course, from Wagner's mature point of view his early style is far too much cut up by periods and full closes; and its prophetic traits are so incomparably more striking than its resemblance to any earlier art that we often feel that only the full closes stand between it and the true Wagner.
The weathering of this desert area is probably faimly rapid, and the agents at work are principally the rapid heating and cooling of the rocks by day and night, and the erOsive action of sand-laden wind on the softer lnyers; these, aided by the occasional rain, are ceaselessly at work, and produce the successive plateaus, dotted with small isolated hills and cut up by valleys (wadis) which occasionally become deep ravines, thus foiming the principal type of scenery of these deserts.
There's going to be trouble, and my sword isn't stout enough to cut up those wooden bodies--so I shall have to get out my revolvers.
Her mother and I cut up several sheets of printed words so that she could arrange them into sentences.
When they came out onto the beaten highroad--polished by sleigh runners and cut up by rough-shod hoofs, the marks of which were visible in the moonlight--the horses began to tug at the reins of their own accord and increased their pace.
You've cut up the card in order not to use it again.
Old clothes that are unsuitable for charity shops can be cut up into rags, so that you can stop using paper towels.
Encourage your kids to cut up magazines and make collages.
All that is required is a few crochet skills and a lot of patience to cut up the plastic bags!
Use Sundays (or any day that works for you) to plan out all of the meals for the upcoming week and prep (slice and dice veggies and freeze them, cut up meat, etc.) as necessary.
Others cut up photos from old yearbooks to display on bulletin boards or use them in slide shows played during the reunion.
This is mainly because some anorexics will cut up their food in small pieces and take a long time to eat; some will even spit their food out after chewing it.
If you want a harder treat, take the sheet out, cut up the treats and place the cookie sheet back in the oven to dry out for a few hours.
In division the clumps must be well established, with root-stocks large enough to cut up.
Var. laciniata is very distinct, the leaflets longer and of much greater breadth than in R. glabra itself, but they are cut up into narrow pinnate segments.
For example, the recipe provided for pineapple juice simply and requires you to cut up one-third of a pineapple and press it into the extractor unit.
Simply slice the bottom off the bag and cut up towards the top in two-inch sections.
To put together an inexpensive costume, you'll want some thrift-store items to cut up and construct.
Practice the principles of mis en place means having all your ingredients cut up and ready to go before cooking to make your time in the kitchen more efficient.
Easy Cut-up Cakes for Kids by Melissa Barlow teaches you how to use different types of pans to create various shapes and then use patterns to cut the cake and fit the pieces together.
For example, if you are traveling to Florida, laminate and cut up a picture of the state bird to use as a puzzle.
If you don't like the idea of giving your children small round magnets, cut up window clings will work equally as well on a laminated surface.
In this day and age it can seem a little wasteful to cut up perfectly good clothes when you could donate them to charity.
The original sports bra prototype was basically constructed out of two jockstraps that were cut up and then sewn together.
After all the fun is over (and if the fruit is not torn to bits), cut up leftovers for a delicious treat.
By the time Bordeaux returned with the cut up snakes, she had lard sizzling in a large skillet.
No gastric pouches; the numerous tentacles arise direct from the stomach, into which also the peronial canals open, so that the ring-canal is cut up into separate festoons.
The majority of heads, gills or throats, sides or flanks, paws and pieces of skins cut up in the fur workshops of Great Britain, America and France, weighing many tons, are chiefly exported to Leipzig, and made up in neighbouring countries and Greece, where labour can be obtained at an alarmingly low rate.
It is cut up into strips by comparatively low parallel.
The southernmost portion of Bundelkhand is much cut up by spurs of sandstone and granite hills, running down from the Vindhyan system; but the northern half near the Jumna has a somewhat richer soil, and comes nearer in character to the plain of Doab.
The word is also applied to a sort of tobacco, in which the stalks (of a mottled colour) are cut up together with the leaves.