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  Words related to cut back

Related / Similar Words: restrict, curtail, curb, reduce, cut down, trim, trim down, trim back, cut, bring down, snip, clip, crop, lop, dress, prune, flash back

 

Definition:
  • place restrictions on; "curtail drinking in school";
  • cut down on; make a reduction in; "reduce your daily fat intake"; "The employer wants to cut back health benefits";
  • cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of; "dress the plants in the garden";
  • return in time; "the film cut back to an earlier event in the story";

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    Hyponyms: immobilize, immobilise, shorten, quench, retrench, slash, thin out, thin, take away, detract, deflate, inflate, shave, knock off, shear, poll, pollard, top, pinch, disbud

     

    Grouped Verbs: cut

     

    Derivational Morphology: bridle, check, curb, limitation, restriction, trim, trimming, clipping, cutback, decrease, diminution, reduction, step-down, pruner, trimmer, pruning hook, lopper, pruning, crop, harvest, clip, snip, clipper, clippers, snippet, snipping, flashback

     

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