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pare

verb

Definition of PARE

to make (something) shorter or smaller with the use of a cutting instrument <pared the stray branches on the tree>
Synonyms bob, crop, cut, cut back, dock, lop (off), nip, pare, poll, prune, shave, shear, snip, trim
Near Antonyms elongate, extend, lengthen

March 29, 2015
discomfit Hear it
To thwart or disconcert
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