Learner's definition of CUTOFF
the act of stopping the movement or supply of something
the time when something must be done or completed
short pants that are made from long pants by cutting off the legs at the knees or higher
see also cut off at 1cut
always used before a noun
We are approaching the cutoff point of the negotiations but no agreement has been reached.
The cutoff date for new applications is next Wednesday.
She was wearing cutoff jeans/pants.