What is another word for trimmed?

Pronunciation: [tɹˈɪmd] (IPA)

Trimmed is a versatile word used to describe the removal or reduction of something, often to improve its appearance. There are several synonyms that can be used interchangeably with trimmed, depending on the context. They include the words cropped, pruned, reduced, shortened, and snipped. While cropped and pruned are often associated with plants and trees, reduced and shortened are more commonly used when talking about text or content. Snipped, on the other hand, is used when referring to cutting a small piece of something, such as a coupon or thread. Regardless of the synonym used, they all convey the act of removing or reducing something to achieve a more desirable outcome.

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What are the opposite words for trimmed?

The word "trimmed" implies the act of cutting or removing excess parts of something to make it neater or more appealing. Its antonyms are words that describe the opposite action - adding or expanding something to make it more voluminous or less orderly. Some examples of antonyms for trimmed are: expanded, enlarged, inflated, amplified, widened, bloated, puffed up, and extended. While trimming may be desirable in some situations, expanding or enlarging can be equally important, such as when we need to add more space to a room, or volume to a hairstyle. Antonyms for trimmed provide useful expressions to convey the opposite meaning of the word.

Usage examples for Trimmed

There were a number of majestic trees, of the oak and maple variety, and a few shrubs, nicely trimmed.
"The Man from Jericho"
Edwin Carlile Litsey
He wears a dark-green tight-fitting uniform, trimmed with red braid.
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Sir James M. Barrie George Middleton Althea Thurston Percy Mackaye Lady Augusta Gregor Eugene Pillot Anton Tchekov Bosworth Crocker Alfred Kreymborg Paul Greene Arthur Hopkins Paul Hervieu Jeannette Marks Oscar M. Wolff David Pinski Beulah Bornstead Herma
He has a shock of hair, and a shock of beard, both of which seem to have been trimmed recently by a very awkward person; and the stranger also notices, in the course of his idle examination, that one of Tug's eyes, the left one, is very wide open, while the other is so nearly shut that generally the man seems to be aiming at something.
"The Mystery of the Locks"
Edgar Watson Howe

Famous quotes with Trimmed

  • You see people who have been very heavy in their life who have taken that body, trimmed it down, firmed it up through discipline, exercise and being able to say no. Eating properly, that all comes into it.
    Mike Ditka
  • Perhaps life is an art, an enchantment, a fairy tale, an adventurous story trimmed with alluring episodes, an act with players who seem to be what they are actually not. We cannot, however, expect people to accept the make belief which some actors try to fool into believing. ( " He did not know that she knew " )
    Erik Pevernagie
  • Coquetry whets the appetite; flirtation depraves it. Coquetry is the thorn that guards the rose—easily trimmed off when once plucked. Flirtation is like the slime on water-plants, making them hard to handle, and when caught, only to be cherished in slimy waters.
    Donald Grant Mitchell

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