What is another word for prune?

Need synonyms for prune? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Verb
Trim; cut short
“The best time to prune is just after flowering has ended.”
Verb
To remove excess material from a tree or shrub
“And today, Coun Kate Hollern, who heads Blackburn with Darwen Council, pledged to ensure staff prune back trees in parks and other authority-owned public spaces.”
Verb
To remove excess material from a tree or shrub
“The coalition will be working very hard over the next few months to prune expenditure to bring down this tax rise. The process has already started.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
5-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2019