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1 trim /ˈtrɪm/ verb
trims; trimmed; trimming
1 trim
/ˈtrɪm/
verb
trims; trimmed; trimming
Learner's definition of TRIM
[+ object]
: to cut (something) off something else : to remove (something) by cutting often + away, from, or off
: to make (something) neat by cutting it
: to make the size, amount, or extent of (something) smaller
: to decorate (something) especially around the edges with ribbons, ornaments, etc.
: to adjust (a boat's sails) in order to move faster

trim down

[phrasal verb]
: to become thinner : to lose weight

— trimmer

/ˈtrɪmɚ/ noun, plural trimmers [count]
2 trim /ˈtrɪm/ adjective
trimmer; trimmest
2 trim
/ˈtrɪm/
adjective
trimmer; trimmest
Learner's definition of TRIM
: slim and healthy

— trimly

adverb
3 trim /ˈtrɪm/ noun
plural trims
3 trim
/ˈtrɪm/
noun
plural trims
Learner's definition of TRIM
[count] : an act of trimming something (such as hair) usually singular
: material (such as ribbons, lace, etc.) that is used for decorating something especially around its edges
[noncount]
[count]
usually singular

in trim

: in good condition
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