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TO CUT, crim. law. To wound with an instrument having a sharp edge. 1 Russ. on Cr. 577. Vide To Stab; Wound.

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While she failed to cut the mustard behind Reverence and company on the Knavesmire, Enticing had previously shown her mettle when inching out Wi Dud in the Molecomb Stakes at Goodwood.
I also desperately hope they cut the mustard when it comes to football.
Well, snug won't cut the mustard because that's not tight enough.
The famous TV chef, food writer and restaurateur is to put his name to an array of organic and `original' products which he believes will cut the mustard with consumers.
As a Republican, Richard Riordan doesn't cut the mustard.
Software AG didn't take kindly to Mainsoft Inc CEO's accusation that its DCOM-on-Unix port didn't cut the mustard with Microsoft Corp and that Redmond instead turned to Mainsoft to meet its requirements.
And Morris, who keeps threatening to stop performing, and is clearly not in the best physical shape, can, and does, still cut the mustard.
And urging people to eat a good diet--which is much-needed advice--doesn't cut the mustard when it comes to vitamin E.
The standard hawker cry, "get yer hot dog," was not enough to get past the infield for first-place Detroit Tigers fans, nor did it cut the mustard for hawking premium Hebrew National franks, which are made from 100-percent kosher beef, made with only the finest cuts of meat, with no additive colors or fillers.
Camra would be better off facing the reality that many of the pubs that shut simply do not cut the mustard and are not long mourned.
a o w ev But h H It remains to be seen if Piggott, who finished unplaced yesterday, can cut the mustard, even though cut mustard was his dad's regular evening meal.
TELLY chef Rosemary Shrager failed to cut the mustard as she was voted out of I'm a Celebrity last night.