- 砍倒; 割；把…改短; 截短
- 1. 砍倒; 割
- 2. 把…改短; 截短
to cut sb. down to size 讓某人有自知之明
- 3. 殺死; 使受傷
to be cut down in the prime of (one's) life 英年早逝
- 4. 削減
to cut sth. down by sth. 將某物減少某數量
they aim to cut public spending down from £30 million to £20 million 他們打算把公共開支由3,000萬英鎊削減至2,000萬英鎊
- 5. 刪節
to cut sth. down (from sth.) to sth. 把某物（從某物）刪成某物
cut the article down from 3,000 to 2,000 words 把文章由3,000字刪減到2,000字
- 1. 削減
to cut down on sth. 減少某物
cut down on sth. = reduce on sth. (eg. spendingtoo much) 減少(花費太多)eat up = 吃箇精光 先...misconception thatfasting or skipping our regular meals can help us cut down our bodyweight. Often we find people eating up more the next day...
Cut down --- Due to the economy, the company needs to cut down the budget that ...
...to a great flood.Past tense: The thunderstorm led to a great flood.6. cut down... 減少...這工廠承諾要減少廢料的製造量。Present tense: The factory...