|leikata englanniksi||trim, excise, snip, scissor, pare, neuter, fix, crop, dock, eviscerate, section, carve, incise, pinch, cut, shear, butcher, operate, knife, intersect, whittle|
: ux|en|Place the screen material in the frame, secure it in place, and trim the edges.
: ux|en|The company trimmed jobs for the second time this year.
: ux|en|A ranch steak is usually trimmed of all excess fat. (present perfect example)
*: A rotten building newly trimmed over.
*: I was trimmed in Julias gown.
: ux|en|They traditionally trim the tree on Christmas Eve.
*: The captain made us trim the boat, and we got her to lie a little more evenly.
*: The hermit trimmed his little fire.
: Paint the house white with blue trim.
: I went to the hairdresser for a trim but came back nearly bald.
*: seeing him just pass the window in his woodland trim
: The car comes in three different trims.
: to be in good trim
: ux|en|He goes jogging every day to keep in trim.
: ux|en|a trim figure
: ux|en|a trim lawn
*: ...manhood is melted into curtsies, valour into compliment, and men are only turned into tongue, and trim ones too: he is now as valiant as Hercules that only tells a lie and swears it.
*: “A tight little craft,” was Austin’s invariable comment on the matron; and she looked it, always trim and trig and smooth of surface like a converted yacht cleared for action. ¶ Near her wandered her husband, orientally bland, invariably affable,nb....
: The vessel sailed trimly out of harbour.-->
*: Andrew Hou?toun and Adam Mu?het, being Tack?men of the Excize, did Imploy Thomas Rue to be their Collector, and gave him a Sallary of 30. pound Sterling for a year.
*: A hateful tax levied upon commodities, and adjudged not by the common judges of property, but wretches hired by those to whom Excise is paid.
*: The Congress shall have power to lay and collect taxes, duties, imposts, and excises, to pay the debts ... of the United States;
*: [T]hey [warts] may be lifted up with the forceps, and excised with a knife or scissors, and the wound touched with nitrate of silver.
*: In revising the book I ... have excised certain passages which, as the book first appeared, were inconsistent with its main thesis.
*: [[insanity|Insanity]] can be cured. [[personality disorder|Personality disorder]]s are so [[inextricable|inextricably]] [[entwine]]d with the heart and mind and soul that it is well-nigh impossible to excise them.
: I dont want you to take much hair off; just snip my mullet off.
*: The captain seldom ordered anything out of the ships stores ... but I snipped some of it for my own share.
*: Circumcised fathers face a special problem. Do you want your sons willy to be that radically different from your own? So, parents should perhaps not be put off. Be good to your sons future lovers and have him snipped.
*: His children, however, were not snipped, possibly because Princess Diana was opposed to the practice, which is out of fashion in England.
*: By the outbreak of the First World War such claims had diminished and the medical profession touted circumcision as being hygienic — fathers were not only encouraged to have their newborn sons snipped, but to belatedly enjoy the benefits themselves.
: That wholesale lot on eBay was a snip at $10
*: Might as well come out now, you little snip, from wherever you be hiding!
*: Nor was the ladys establishment more fortunate in gaining the regard of the household. The maid was a verjuiced spinster, too old to love herself, and too ill-natured to look on. The footman was a regular snip ...
: rfquotek|Charles Kingsley
: The erroneous testimony was scissored from the record.
: The runner scissored over the hurdles.
: Victor pared some apples in preparation to make a tart.
: Albert had to pare his options down by disregarding anything beyond his meager budget.
*: In all our undertakings God will be either our friend or our enemy; for Providence never stands neuter.
: a neuter noun; the neuter definite article; a neuter termination; the neuter gender
: a neuter verb
*: Friends, neuters, enemies, all are as one, to make a fool a madman is their sport […].
*: Make one do, or act (to), fare fare, fare agire, with an accusative when the verb is a neuter, and with a dative when otherwise.
*: Compound verbs other than those already spoken of whereby neuters are made active, are very rare, as I have already hinted under the head of nouns.
*: In all the Apachean languages, verbs are divided into two major categories, neuters and actives, each of which may be further divided into intransitives, transitives, and passives.
: ux|en|That plumbers fix is much better than the first ones.
: ux|en|It rained before we repaired the roof, and were we in a fix!
*: "Just one fix!"
: ux|en|We have a fix on your position.
: He fixed me with a sickly grin, and said, "I told you it wouldnt work!"
: A dab of chewing gum will [[fix]] your note to the bulletin board.
: A leech can [[fix]] itself to your skin without you feeling it.
: The Constitution [[fix]]es the date when Congress must meet.
: Shes fixed on the idea of becoming a doctor.
: That heater will start a fire if you dont fix it.
: She fixed dinner for the kids.
: A majority of voters believed the election was fixed in favor of the incumbent.
: Rover stopped digging under the fence after we had the vet fix him.
: He got caught breaking into lockers, so a couple of guys fixed him after work.
: Legumes are valued in crop rotation for their ability to fix nitrogen.
*: Your kindness banishes your fear, / Resolved to fix forever here.
: rfquotek|Francis Bacon
: a crop of ideas
*: A little bird sat on the edge of her nest;
*: Her yellow-beaks slept as sound as tops;
*: Day-long she had worked almost without rest,
*: And had filled every one of their gibbous crops;
*: The bird gave a gulp, and I felt the stone pass along its gullet and down into its crop.
*: I will crop off from the top of his young twigs a tender one.
: to crop a field
*: And vnder neath him his courageous steed, / The fierce Spumador trode them downe like docks [...].
: ux|en|to dock an entail
*: With just the turn of a shoulder she indicated the water front, where, at the end of the dock on which they stood, lay the good ship, Mount Vernon, river packet, the black smoke already pouring from her stacks.
: ux|en|coffee dock
*: On 28 February, for example, a US Navy ship docked in Nampo, the port for Pyongyang, with equipment for joint searches for remains of US soldiers missing from the 1950-1953 Korean War. China may look askance at the US and North Korean militaries working together like this.
*: Pricking holes in the rolled-out pie dough allows the steam to escape while its baking. Without this, the steam would puff up in bubbles and pockets throughout the crust, which would make some parts of the crust cook too quickly and also result in an uneven surface for your filling. Docking is simple. Just roll out your pie dough and lift it into the pan. After pressing it in and shaping the edge, prick it all over with a fork.
*: Tribunals were set up as watchdogs in cases of compulsory detention (sectioning). ... Informal patients, however, could be sectioned, and this was often a fear of patients once they were in hospital.
*: The doctor then sectioned her, making her an involuntary patient, and had her moved to a secure ward.
*: After explaining that for 7 years, from ’88 to ’95, I was permanently sectioned under the Mental Health act, robbed of my freedom, my integrity, my rights, I wrote at the time;- ¶ ...
*: My good blade carved the casques of men.
: You carve the roast and Ill serve the vegetables.
: to carve a name into a tree
*: ... who could easily have carved themselves their own food.
*: Lie ten nights awake carving the fashion of a new doublet.
: half a carve of arable land
: The children were scolded for pinching each other.
: This shoe pinches my foot.
: Someone has pinched my handkerchief!
*: the wretch whom avarice bids to pinch and spare
*: He [the hound] pinched and pulled her down.
: to be pinched for money
*: want of room ... pinching a whole nation
*: Therefore whoso doth them accuse
*: Of any double intentión,
*: To speaké rown, other to muse,
*: To pinch at their conditión,
*: All is but false collusión,
*: I dare right well the soth express,
*: They have no better protectión,
*: But shourd them under doubleness.
*: It took nerve and muscle both to carry the body out and down the stairs to the lower hall, but he damn well had to get it out of his place and away from his door, and any of those four could have done it in a pinch, and it sure was a pinch.
: The [[pitcher]] threw a cut [[fastball]] that was slower than his usual [[pitch]].
: Cut brandy is a liquor made of brandy and hard grain liquor.
*: Or how bout Shane DiMora? Could he possibly get rip-roaring cut this time around?
*: Thats the premise of the overload principle, and it must be applied, even to ab training, if youre going to develop a cut, ripped midsection.
: Look at this cut on my finger!
: He made a fine cut with his sword.
: a smooth or clear cut
: a cut for a railroad
*: This great cut or ditch Secostris ... purposed to have made a great deal wider and deeper.
: The lawyer took a cut of the profits.
: The player next to the dealer makes a cut by placing the bottom half on top.
: I like the cut of that suit.
*: with eyes severe and beard of formal cut
: That’s our finest cut of meat.
*: Rip called him by name, but the cur snarled, snapped his teeth, and passed on. This was an unkind cut indeed.
: The drummer on the last cut of their CD is not identified.
: a book illustrated with fine cuts
*: Hell buy me a cut, forth for to ride.
*: You must cut this flesh from off his breast.
: ux|en|Would you please cut the cake?
*: Before the whistling winds the vessels fly, / With rapid swiftness cut the liquid way.
: ux|en|I have three diamonds to cut today.
*: Why should a man, whose blood is warm within, / Sit like his grandsire cut in alabaster?
*: loopholes cut through thickest shade
*: We dont want your money no more. We just going to cut you.
: The patient said she had been cutting since the age of thirteen.
*: “My Continental prominence is improving,” I commented dryly. ¶ Von Lindowe cut at a furze bush with his silver-mounted rattan. ¶ “Quite so,” he said as dryly, his hand at his mustache. “I may say if your intentions were known your life would not be worth a curse.”
: ux|en|Sarcasm cuts to the quick.
*: The man was cut to the heart.
: ux|en|to cut a horse
*: The panels of white-wood that cuts like cheese, / But lasts like iron for things like these;
: ux|en|Travis was cut from the team.
: ux|en|Theyre going to cut salaries by fifteen percent.
: ux|en|I cut fifth period to hang out with Angela.
*: An English tradesman is always solicitous to cut the shop whenever he can do so with impunity.
: ux|en|After the incident at the dinner party, people started to cut him on the street.
: ux|en|After the actors read their lines, the director yelled "Cut!"
: ux|en|Select the text, cut it, and then paste it in the other application.
: ux|en|One student kept trying to cut in front of the line.
: ux|en|This road cuts right through downtown.
: ux|en|The football player cut to his left to evade a tackle.
: ux|en|If you cut then Ill deal.
: ux|en|cut orders; cut a check
: ux|en|The bartender cuts his beer to save money and now its all watery.
: ux|en|Cut the engines when the plane comes to a halt!
*: So trenchant was the Templar’s weapon, that it shore asunder, as it had been a willow twig, the tough and plaited handle of the mace, which the ill-fated Saxon reared to parry the blow, and, descending on his head, levelled him with the earth.
*: the golden tresses ... were shorn away
*: short of the wool, and naked from the shear
*: After the second shearing, he is a two-shear ram; ... at the expiration of another year, he is a three-shear ram; the name always taking its date from the time of shearing.
*: He looked in vain into the stalls for the butcher who had sold fresh meat twice a week, on market days...
*: Butcher of an innocent child.
: The band at that bar really butchered "Hotel California".
*: The virtues of private persons operate but on a few.
*: A plain, convincing reason operates on the mind both of a learned and ignorant hearer as long as they live.
: to operate a machine
*: Jeff was bent low over the backboard, working with the knife, a steady sawing motion, his shirt soaked through with sweat.
: Parallel lines dont intersect.
: Any two diameters of a circle intersect each other at the centre.
*: Lands intersected by a narrow frith / Abhor each other.
*: A butchers whittle.
*: Rude whittles.
*: He wore a Sheffield whittle in his hose.
*: When men are well whittled, their tongues run at random.
: rfquotek|Charles Kingsley