The Spanish translation for the verb “cut” is “cortar”. When referring to cutting with scissors, the word is “recortar”. As a noun, it means “cortada” or “corte”.
How to pronounce “cortar” in Spanish:
Sounds like – cor-tar’
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Practice the Spanish translation for “cut” using these sentences:
Example 1: (as a verb)
I’m going to cut my hair.
Me voy a cortar el cabello.
Example 2: (as a noun)
That’s a nice hair cut!
¡Es un lindo corte de cabello!
Example 3: (as a verb – to cut with scissors)
The teacher asked the kids to cut small circles.
La maestra le pidió a los niños recortar círculos pequeños.
Example 4: (as a noun)
That is a nasty cut, you must disinfect it.
Es una fea cortada, debes desinfectarla.
Do you know the conjugation for the verb “to cut”?