cut adrift

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In the hurry and confusion, the boats also were unfortunately cut adrift.
I cut adrift from all that nonsense when I took this farm and got my living out of the horses.
It is a very strange sensation to inexperienced youth to feel itself quite alone in the world, cut adrift from every connection, uncertain whether the port to which it is bound can be reached, and prevented by many impediments from returning to that it has quitted.
He had made up his mind to cut adrift from everything.
Depor are in a four-team group who have been cut adrift towards the foot of the table and there has been no dramatic improvement in their performances since the appointment of Clarence Seedorf as their new manager earlier this month.
With just 11 games of that campaign left, there were only six teams who could realistically have gone down; Aston Villa were cut adrift, eight points shy of safety, but then it was a case of five sides into two for the remaining relegation places.
FEBRUARY - CUT ADRIFT West Brom slumped to a 3-0 defeat at Chelsea on Monday to sit seven points from safety at the foot of the table.
It's clearly an important game, because we don't want to get cut adrift," said Clement.
That came at a crucial time in the match, with Salford clinging to a 24-18 lead, and proved costly for the Centurions, who are rapidly becoming in danger of being cut adrift in the bottom two.
Curle (below) said: "When I arrived here in 2014 the club were cut adrift, having won just one game in 23.
But unless things pick up soon there's a danger they could become cut adrift.
Alex Dowsett (Movistar) abandoned after being cut adrift early in the stage, having found the going tough since damaging an elbow in a crash on stage four.