trimming


trimming

noun

Definition of TRIMMING

1
2
:  the act of one who trims
3
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

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