cut around (something)

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cut around (something)

To make a sharp turn around something. To evade the police, the robber tried to cut around the car parked at the end of the block but wound up crashing into it.
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cut around something

to move rapidly around something, such as a corner, pole, beam, etc. The cat cut around a corner and escaped from the dog. The speeding car cut around the light pole and almost hit it.
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Ariad pharmaceuticals, a United States-based oncology company, is cutting around 25% of its headquarter staff, it was reported yesterday.
If a rat had eaten my bread, I started just cutting around the hole that the rat ate.
By cutting around a potato printed design, backing it onto some brightly coloured paper or card, and attaching a piece of ribbon, you have a unique design that can be hung on the wall, on door handles, or even attached to a key chain
Tenders are invited for Trench cutting around SCCL vacant land located at OCP-I, RG-III area.
You may want a buddy on the other side of the window to keep it from falling out when you're done cutting around it.
Sprint is cutting around 800 customer service jobs nationwide, including nearly 300 in Texas, the company announced in late August.
THERE was a very interesting article in the Evening Chronicle, on Wednesday, June 27, about the grass cutting or, should I say, none grass cutting around the Whickham and Sunniside areas.
FR) is cutting around 100 people in its corporate and investment banking division in Asia, Dow Jones has reported, citing sources familiar with the situation.
Panasonic has already decided to scale down its money-losing television business by ceasing production of plasma display panels at its Amagasaki plant in Hyogo Prefecture during the current fiscal year, while cutting around 1,000 jobs.
Continental Airlines (NYSE:CAL) is closing its Tampa Reservations Centre and cutting around 500 jobs, effective from 19 July 2009.
The move comes a month after Vodafone said it was cutting around 500 jobs in the UK as part of plans to save pounds 1bn worldwide by next March.
The brand will be cutting around 15 percent of its managerial jobs, totalling around 300 positions, and is cutting another 150 salaried employees from its global workforce.
A ADRIENNE SAYS: Pumpkins are ready for cutting around 12-15 weeks after sowing, but they must be left to grow to maturity on the plant.
CITIGROUP are cutting around 2000 more jobs, it was reported yesterday.
Dan Jago's pledge followed criticism of price cutting around the World Cup by the multiples from a leading brewer last week (The Grocer, 3 June, p17).