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cutting back

noun

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cutting back

verb
present participle of cut back

Synonyms & Antonyms of cutting back (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to make (something) shorter or smaller with the use of a cutting instrument
  • we need to cut back the bushes a bit so that the house number is visible from the street

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“Cutting back.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cutting%20back. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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