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  1. retrench

    reduce, abbreviate, diminish, limit, contract, curtail, lessen, economize

    enlarge, increase, extend, expand, multiply, amplify, augment

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  1. retrenchverb

    tighten one's belt; use resources carefully

  2. retrenchverb

    make a reduction, as in one's workforce

    "The company had to retrench"

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  1. retrenchverb

    curtail, cut, lop, dock, prune, pare, clip, cut short, cut off, lop off

  2. retrenchverb

    diminish, lessen, decrease

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  1. retrenchverb

    curtail, lessen, diminish, abridge, limit, confine

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