English version

cut somebody short

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcut somebody shortcut somebody shortINTERRUPTto stop someone from finishing what they wanted to say I tried to explain, but he cut me short. cut
Examples from the Corpus
cut somebody shortI tried to explain but she cut me short.I was halfway through my explanation when Walter cut me short.
cut somebody shortcut somebody shortINTERRUPTto interrupt and stop someone when they are speaking I was halfway through my explanation when Walter cut me short. short
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