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Synonyms for trimming
ˈtrɪm ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. trimmingnoun

    the act of adding decoration

    "the children had to be in bed before it was time for the trimming of the tree"

    Synonyms:
    passementerie, clipping, trim

  2. trimming, trim, passementerienoun

    a decoration or adornment on a garment

    "the trimming on a hat"; "the trim on a shirt"

    Synonyms:
    passementerie, clipping, trimness, trim

  3. trim, trimming, clippingnoun

    cutting down to the desired size or shape

    Synonyms:
    clipping, clip, snip, cutting, press clipping, press cutting, newspaper clipping, passementerie, trimness, trim

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  1. trimmingnoun

    Synonyms:
    embellishment, garnish, decoration, chastisement, scolding, reproof

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "trimming":

    cutout, lining, snip

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How to use trimming in a sentence?

  1. David Whelan:

    It's very cold, the work conditions, the workshop, is not heated and it tends to be whatever the ambient temperature is outside so he's often working in 40to 50 degree temperatures.He is trimming the threads off clothes.They make clothes at a garment factory at the prison.

  2. Mitsuo Imaizumi:

    The solid jobs report gives us more reason to expect the Fed to announce that it's prepared to start trimming its balance sheet, by contrast, the Bank of Japan is nowhere near a policy exit, and it's taking steps that weaken the yen.

  3. Edward Jones:

    I think the new CEO is going to take the path of trimming costs and buying back stocks and you still won't see a lot of balance sheet expansion in terms of loan growth because they are under that cap.

  4. Yutaka Miura:

    In early trade, domestic buyers seemed to be contributing to trimming the declines, but after the China survey was out, foreign investors' selling accelerated.

  5. Jesse Hurwitz:

    We continue to see a large drag from private inventory investment as trimming headline growth, but with a smaller drag from net trade and more modest equipment investment, the composition of third-quarter GDP is likely to be more balanced.

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