cut to

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Related to cut to: cut to the quick
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.cut to - move to another scene when filming; "The camera cut to the sky"
move - move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion; "He moved his hand slightly to the right"
References in classic literature ?
I begun to scream, and the men run to stop the horses, but the belt had sucked him down, and by the time they got her stopped, he was all beat and cut to pieces.
Many articles of clothing and a good part of my plate have since been picked up in different quarters of the town, lint the furniture in general was cut to pieces before it was thrown out of the house, and most of the beds cut open, and the feathers thrown out of the windows.
While the tax cuts are certainly laudable, the reality is that federal spending must also be cut to reduce the government's burden on the economy.
5 will then cut to the elbow and read his defender.
For the new Ford Explorers, five pieces are precision cut to form a glass run set for one side of the vehicle.
Although the AICPA has often criticized the Service when it has been heavy-handed or overly intrusive (such as with its financial status audit program), there is little opportunity for enlightened administration when dollars and staff are cut to the extent of the House and Senate proposals.