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Noun
Decoration, especially for clothing
“The company offers a range of sequin trimmings from 2 inches to 9 inches and specializes in custom work, such as creating patterns and combining sequins with embroidery.”
Noun
The traditional accompaniments to something, especially a meal
“But I'd be really gutted if we didn't get 1,500 in tonight, especially with the fact it is free and all the other trimmings.”
Noun
Failure to win a contest
“… our football team suffered a pretty severe trimming.”
Noun
Small pieces trimmed off something
“The backbone and any trimmings make an excellent stock for the vermouth sabayon.”
Noun
Shearing
Verb
Present participle for cut shorter
“But, that would be a good thing, because they wouldn't have to trim hedges and cut grass, he noted.”
Verb
Present participle for 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.”
Verb
Present participle for to defeat by a large margin
“… they trimmed our team by 40 points.”
Verb
Present participle for reduce the size, amount, number, or cost of
“Jenkins wants to trim the evenings down to a manageable size.”
Verb
Present participle for to cut so as to remove
“Transfer the brioche loaf to a cutting board, trim the crusts, and cut into 1 inch slice.”
Verb
Present participle for to reduce or lower the size of
“The story was severely trimmed for the film version.”
Verb
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