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trimming

noun

Definition of TRIMMING

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:  the act of one who trims
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a :  a decorative accessory or additional item <trimmings for a hat>
b :  an additional garnishing <turkey and all the trimmings>

Examples of TRIMMING

  1. <our football team suffered a pretty severe trimming>

First Known Use of TRIMMING

circa 1518
TRIMMING Defined for Kids

trimming

noun trim·ming \ˈtri-miŋ\

Definition of TRIMMING for Kids

:  something that ornaments, seasons, or completes <roast turkey with all the trimmings>

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