cut-throat razor

cut-throat razor
noun (C) a razor with a very long sharp blade

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

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  • cut-throat razor — n BrE a ↑razor with a very long sharp blade, used especially in the past …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cut-throat razor — ► NOUN Brit. ▪ a razor with a long blade which folds like a penknife …   English terms dictionary

  • cut-throat razor — noun, pl ⋯ zors [count] Brit : ↑straight razor * * * ˌcut throat ˈrazor f8 [cut throat razor] noun a ↑razor (= a tool used for shaving) with a long sharp blade compare ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • cut-throat razor — noun A straight razor …   Wiktionary

  • cut-throat razor — noun Brit. a razor with a long blade which folds like a penknife …   English new terms dictionary

  • Cut-throat — Cut throat, cutthroat or cut throat may refer to: A murderer Cut throat competition, a competition results in reducing prices A highly competitive person or organization Any three player game in which each player plays for him or herself; a 1 on… …   Wikipedia

  • cut|throat — «KUHT THROHT», noun, adjective. –n. 1. a person who kills; murderer. SYNONYM(S): assassin. 2. cutthroat bridge. 3. = cutthroat trout. (Cf. ↑cutthroat trout) 4. Especially British. an open razor: »I started shaving with a c …   Useful english dictionary

  • cut-throat — adj. Cut throat is used with these nouns: ↑competition, ↑razor, ↑world …   Collocations dictionary

  • razor — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ blunt ▪ cut throat (esp. BrE), disposable, electric, safety, straight edge (AmE) ▪ a mugger who slashed a man with a cut throat razor …   Collocations dictionary

  • razor —    to maim or kill by cutting    Here the cut throat open blade is not used for shaving:     ... razored in barrelhouses and end up being shot in a saloon. (Longstreet, 1956) …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

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