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  • A slice of the cake
  • Any way you slice it
  • Bean Burrito ( Nickname of basketball player Nick Young )
  • Because I could not stop for death he kindly stopped for me ( from a poem by Dickinson )
  • Best stop now
  • Better to remain silent and be thought a fool that to speak and remove all doubt
  • Blind Before I Stop ( Meatloaf song )
  • Bumper crop
  • Carry on like a pork chop
  • Carve Her Name With Pride ( Virginia McKenna movie )
  • Carve out a niche
  • Carve up
  • Cat scratch fever
  • Chop and change ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Chop chop ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Chop shop
  • Clean cut boy
  • Clip joint
  • Clip your wings
  • Cookie cutter ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cost cutting
  • Cream of the crop ( )
  • Crop up ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cut a cheque
  • Cut a dash
  • Cut a deal
  • Cut a hog
  • Cut a long story short
  • Cut a rug
  • Cut a wide swathe ( make a pompous display )
  • Cut above the rest
  • Cut and dried
  • Cut and paste
  • Cut and run ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cut and shut
  • Cut and thrust
  • Cut bait
  • Cut corners
  • Cut costs
  • Cut from the same cloth
  • Cut it fine
  • Cut it out
  • Cut loose
  • Cut no ice
  • Cut off at the knees
  • Cut off without a penny ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cut out for
  • Cut out the dead wood
  • Cut prices to the bone
  • Cut some slack
  • Cut someone dead
  • Cut someone down in their prime
  • Cut someone down to size
  • Cut the Gordian knot
  • Cut the cackle
  • Cut the cheese
  • Cut the cord
  • Cut the crap
  • Cut the ground from under your feet
  • Cut the mustard ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cut the umbilical cord
  • Cut throat competition
  • Cut through the red tape
  • Cut to the chase ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cut to the quick
  • Cut up about
  • Cut up rough
  • Cut your coat to suit your cloth
  • Cut your losses
  • Cut your own throat
  • Cut your teeth
  • Cuts no ice with
  • Cutting remark
  • Death by a thousand cuts
  • Dial down ( adjust a device to reduce sound or temperature )
  • Director's cut
  • Doctor Strangelove Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb ( Peter Sellers movie )
  • Does she or doesn't she? Only her hairdresser knows for sure ( Clairol advertising slogan )
  • Don't Stop Believin' ( Journey song )
  • Don't Stop Me Now ( Queen song )
  • Don't cut off your nose to spite your face ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Don't have nightmares ( A catchphrase from Nick Ross )
  • Face that could stop a clock
  • Final cut
  • First cut
  • Fish or cut bait
  • Fresh to the last slice ( Sunblest Bread advertising slogan )
  • Get the chop
  • Grub Street hack
  • Half cut
  • Have a stab at
  • Have your work cut out for you
  • I Can't Stop Loving You ( Ray Charles song )
  • I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine ( Bob Dylan song )
  • I Saw Her Standing There ( Beatles song )
  • I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus ( Spike Jones song )
  • I came, I saw, I conquered
  • I scratch your back and you scratch mine
  • If enough people would stop smoking and start drinking, we could get out of ashtrays and into vermouth ( Cinzano advertising slogan )
  • In good nick
  • In the nick of time
  • It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it ( Maurice Switzer quotation )
  • It's a dirty job, but somebody has to do it ( A catchphrase from Nick Stone In Tightrope )
  • Jack the Ripper ( Nickname of Victorian murderer )
  • Lamb chop
  • Like a chicken with its head cut off
  • Long Stop ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Make the cut
  • Measure twice, cut once
  • Miss the cut
  • My stomach thinks my throat's been cut
  • Neck and crop
  • Nick at Night ( Nickname of Nick Van Exel )
  • Nick is for kids ( Nickelodeon TV channel advertising slogan )
  • Nick the Quick ( Nickname of Nick Van Exel )
  • Not cut out for it
  • On the cutting edge
  • Once you pop you can't stop ( Pringles advertising slogan )
  • One stop shop
  • Pork Chop ( Nickname of Floyd Womack )
  • Prime cut
  • Reduce to tears
  • Rub salt in the wound
  • Scratch around
  • Scratch the surface
  • Shoot the moon ( remove household goods by night to avoid paying rent )
  • Slash and burn
  • Slice of life
  • Slice of the action
  • Stab in the back
  • Stab in the dark
  • Start from scratch
  • Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone ( from a poem by Auden )
  • Stop and smell the roses
  • Stop at nothing
  • Stop drop and roll
  • Stop faffing about
  • Stop it you're killing me
  • Stop me and buy one ( Wall's Ice Cream advertising slogan )
  • Stop me if you've heard this one
  • Stop messing about ( A catchphrase from Kenneth Williams )
  • Stop on a dime
  • Stop pumping your gums
  • Stop the clock, I've found a clue
  • Stop the rot
  • Stop the show
  • Stop the world I want to get off
  • Stop traffic
  • Stop! In The Name Of Love ( The Supremes song )
  • Stop, In The Name Of Love
  • Stop, Look and Listen; remember the Green Cross Code ( UK Road Safety Campaign advertising slogan )
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • Tailor made
  • Take a stab at
  • Take cuts at someone ( A baseball expression meaning taking a verbal swing or striking a blow at a reputation )
  • The Final Cut ( Pink Floyd song )
  • The First Cut Is The Deepest ( Rod Stewart song )
  • The Last Time I Saw Paris ( Elizabeth Taylor movie )
  • The cream of the crop
  • The cut of your jib
  • The unkindest cut of all
  • Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy ( John Le Carre book )
  • To cut a long story short
  • Up to scratch
  • We never stop working for you ( Verizon Wireless advertising slogan )
  • What the butler saw
  • When you are in a hole, stop digging
  • You could have cut the atmosphere with a knife
  • You scratch my back and I'll scratch yours

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