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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of adding decoration; Cutting down to the desired size or shape; A decoration or adornment on a garment.

Usage examples (36)
  • The children had to be in bed before it was time for the trimming of the tree
  • The trimming on a hat
  • Noun : the trimmings of a Christmas tree. ,roast turkey with all the trimmings. ,Our team took quite a trimming
  • From what I understand, "trimming" is a sailing term that means moving the sails in the direction of the wind. for more
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