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trim

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being clean and in good order
  • kept his journal entries trim, never crossing out words or scribbling, but printing exactly and nicely
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trim

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1 a state of being or fitness
  • The doctor declared her to be in good trim for the race.
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trim

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1 to achieve a victory over
  • a speed skater who consistently trimmed all his competition
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get the better of, knock for a loop

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2 to defeat by a large margin
  • They trimmed our team by 40 points.
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beat the pants off, eat alive, run circles around (or run rings around), wipe the floor with (or wipe the ground with)

3 to make (something) shorter or smaller with the use of a cutting instrument
  • trimmed her bangs
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4 to make more attractive by adding something that is beautiful or becoming
  • Let's trim a tree for Christmas!
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5 to make neat
  • trimmed the shrubbery in order to enhance the house's curb appeal
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