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cut·a·way

 (kŭt′ə-wā′)
n.
1. A coat with front edges sloping diagonally from the waist and forming tails at the back.
2. A brief shot that interrupts the main action of a film, often to depict related matter or supposedly concurrent action.
3. A model or diagram of an object with part of the outer layer removed so as to reveal the interior.
4. Sports An inward dive.

cutaway

(ˈkʌtəˌweɪ)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a man's coat cut diagonally from the front waist to the back of the knees
2. (General Engineering)
a. a drawing or model of a machine, engine, etc, in which part of the casing is omitted to reveal the workings
b. (as modifier): a cutaway model.
3. (Film) films television a shot separate from the main action of a scene, to emphasize something or to show simultaneous events

cut•a•way

(ˈkʌt əˌweɪ)

n.
1. Also called cut′away coat′. a man's formal daytime coat with the front part of the skirt cut away from the waist so as to curve to the long tails at the back.
2. a shot or scene in a film that shifts abruptly from the principal scene to a related action.
3. an illustration or scale model having the outer section removed to display the interior.
adj.
4. having a part cut away.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cutaway - a representation (drawing or model) of something in which the outside is omitted to reveal the inner partscutaway - a representation (drawing or model) of something in which the outside is omitted to reveal the inner parts
representation - a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something
2.cutaway - a man's coat cut diagonally from the waist to the back of the knees
coat - an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
Translations
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cutaway

[ˈkʌtəweɪ]
adj [drawing] → écorché (e)
n (= drawing) → écorché m

cutaway

nCut(away) m
adj cutaway coatCut(away) m; cutaway drawingSchnittdiagramm nt

cutaway

[ˈkʌtəˌweɪ] adj & n cutaway (drawing)spaccato
References in classic literature ?
The hounds," calls out a fifth-form boy, clad in a green cutaway with brass buttons and cord trousers, the leader of the sporting interest, and reputed a great rider and keen hand generally.
Made up with curls, wreaths, wings, white bismuth, and carmine, this hopeful young person soared into so pleasing a Cupid as to constitute the chief delight of the maternal part of the spectators; but in private, where his characteristics were a precocious cutaway coat and an extremely gruff voice, he became of the Turf, turfy.
Sometimes these correspondents assumed facetious names, as the Brick, Bellows, Old Gooseberry, Wideawake, Snooks, Mops, Cutaway, the Dogs-meat Man; but he considered this in bad taste, and was always a little hurt by it.
There are no cutaways to a network star nodding approvingly as Kim talks or crinkling his face in shock at Steve's past.
Also introduced last year were Soft-n-Stable soft cutaways with excellent hoop stability, perforation resistance and support for light-to-heavy stitch designs.
The Tulare facility has approximately 142,500 square feet of manufacturing space which we are utilizing to produce our refrigerated truck bodies and trailers as well as dry vans, cutaways and specialty vehicles," said John May, Kidron president.
To quote from the review of the hardcover in KLIATT, July 2002: Ingold's novel based on the events of the Big Burn, a massive forest fire in the Northwest in the summer of 1910, is complex, with frequent cutaways that enable the reader to follow the stories of three teenagers caught up in this calamity.
Specifically, the Agency is requesting proposals and pricing for the following types of buses: Cutaways, Minivans, Large Cutaway vehicles, Low Floor Cutaways, Trolleys and Specialty Transit Vehicles.
Diane's embellished, silver-trimmed dress is the work of Prada, the cutaways at the side and cape giving a modern spin on a traditional gown shape.
The cutaways can be converted to various commercial, school bus, shuttle bus and RV requirements.
The gig, featuring The Cutaways, A Plastic Rose, Bronagh Gallagher and Pocket Billiards among loads, runs from 1pm-8pm at the park in the north of the city - and it's totally free.
Last year, Orion published a compilation Eagle Annual with great success and now - just in time for Christmas - they are bringing out The Eagle Annual of the Cutaways (Orion, pounds 14.