What is another word for curtail?

395 synonyms found


[ k_ɜː_t_ˈeɪ_l], [ kɜːtˈe͡ɪl], [ kɜːtˈe‍ɪl]

Synonyms for Curtail:

curtail (verb) decrease (verb) diminish (verb) prohibit (verb) reject (verb) subtract (verb) Other synonyms:

Rhymes for Curtail:

  1. tail, stale, ale, fail, dail, pail, male, nail, wail, quail, jail, yale, vale, tale, trail, ail, bail, dale, bale, braille, kale, frail, sail, grail, whale, gale, rail, wale, scale, kail, hale, mail, sale, veil, hail, pale, flail, snail, shale;
  2. exhale, assail, inhale, avail, detail, bewail, travail, impale, unveil, derail, jarrell, prevail, carrell, entail;

Quotes for Curtail:

  1. It is time that we take control and find a way to curtail the explosive costs of health care. Small businesses deserve a chance to channel these funds toward other needs, such as expanding and creating more jobs for the economy. Christopher Bond.
  2. The time has come for the American government to recognize the damage that has occurred to our economy, and to take firm action to curtail what I believe is both unfair and illegal foreign competition. Norm Dicks.
  3. My desire to curtail undue freedom of speech extends only to such public areas as restaurants, airports, streets, hotel lobbies, parks, and department stores. Verbal exchanges between consenting adults in private are as of little interest to me as they probably are to them. Fran Lebowitz.