pare to the bone

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Definition of pare to the bone

: to reduce as much as possible The budget has been pared to the bone.

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“Pare to the bone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pare%20to%20the%20bone. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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