Definition of cut in phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

cut in

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb Driving
 
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Phrasal Verbs
  1. 1if a motor or an engine cuts in, it starts working Emergency generators cut in.
  2. 2(North American English) (British English push in) to go in front of other people who are waiting

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  1. 1to interrupt somebody when they are speaking synonym butt in (on somebody/something) She kept cutting in on our conversation. + speech ‘Forget it!’ she cut in.
  2. 2(of a vehicle or its driver) to move suddenly in front of another vehicle, leaving little space between the two vehicles See related entries: Driving

cut somebody in (on something)

 
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(informal) to give somebody a share of the profit in a business or an activity
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