trim down - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb
present tense
I/you/we/theytrim down
he/she/ittrims down
present participletrimming down
past tensetrimmed down
past participletrimmed down
  1. 1
    [transitive] to reduce the amount or number of something

    You need to trim down the first chapter.

  2. 2
    [intransitive] to become thinner by losing weight

    Anne had already trimmed down to a reasonable weight.

See also main entry: trim