Meaning: to make something shorter or smaller


The knife is very sharp, it will easily cut into the cake.

I like my family time very much, I don’t want my new job to cut into it.


About Matt Krause

Matt began his professional life as an import buyer, and since 2006 has been teaching companies how to connect with their investors and clients better. His clients work in Istanbul, London, and Madrid for companies like Allianz, 3M, P&G, Citibank, and Reckitt Benckiser. He also walked across Turkey and wrote a book about it.