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Being clean and in good order
“A trim little villa.”
Slim and fit
“She was trim and aware of her body, unafraid to diet to the point of starvation until she had matched her physical presence to her mind's ideal.”
Neat and spruce in appearance
“I look around me at the trim gardens, the sound of residents rattling about in the kitchens, the bell informing them of the next unit of the day's timetable.”
Additional decoration, typically along the edges of something and in contrasting colour or material
“It was rather an elaborate military uniform, with golden tassels on the edge of its golden epaulettes and gold trim on the cuffs and collar.”
A state of being or fitness
“He is already getting in trim for the big day.”
An act of cutting something in order to neaten it
“Ah well, a radical trim of the lower layers of the bushes is called for, so that the cats can't hide there.”
Cut shorter
“But, that would be a good thing, because they wouldn't have to trim hedges and cut grass, he noted.”
To make more attractive by adding something that is beautiful or becoming
“The blade was trimmed with a demonic red, with a dark orange being the interior colour.”
To defeat by a large margin
“… they trimmed our team by 40 points.”
Reduce the size, amount, number, or cost of
“Jenkins wants to trim the evenings down to a manageable size.”
To cut so as to remove
“Transfer the brioche loaf to a cutting board, trim the crusts, and cut into 1 inch slice.”
To reduce or lower the size of
“The story was severely trimmed for the film version.”
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