Phrasal Verb: Cut across
Meaning: Go across a place rather than around it to make the journey quicker
Example: It'll be quicker if we CUT ACROSS the park.
Meaning: Affect people of different groups, classes, etc
Example: The issue CUTS ACROSS social backgrounds as it affects us all equally.
Other Phrasal Verbs
We have 12 phrasal verbs with 'CUT'