cut-up cut-up

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who plays practical jokes on others

Usage(s):

  1. Bush played the cut-up and Brown came out of his shell.
  2. He's a bit of a cut-up, this self-proclaimed monarch of the boxcars, and he brings out Freddie's nascent personality.

News

  1. New Braves player Elliot Johnson talks like NASCAR driver in postgame interview

    Who knew that Elliot Johnson was a cut-up? Lurking in the shadows in recent seasons as a part-timer for the Rays and Royals, he has emerged with the Atlanta Braves over the past week … Continue reading ?
    on August 28, 2013     Source: Big League Stew via Yahoo! Sports

  2. The Talker: Miley Cyrus vs. Justin Bieber

    Fresh off her controversial "twerking" performance on the MTV Video Music Awards, Miley Cyrus went for something even more offensive -- wearing a cut-up Michael Jordan jersey as a bikini.
    on August 28, 2013     Source: FOX News Chicago

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