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Spanish translation of “trim”

trim

verb /trim/ (past tense, past participle trimmed)
to cut the edges or ends of (something) in order to make it shorter and/or neat
cortar , recortar ; arreglar ; ( jardinería ) podar
He’s trimming the hedge She had her hair trimmed .
to decorate (a dress , hat etc, usually round the edges )
adornar , guarnecer
She trimmed the sleeves with lace .
to arrange (the sails of a boat etc) suitably for the weather conditions
orientar
Frank trimmed the sails and the boat surged ahead .
trimly adverb
con arreglo / aseo / cuidado
trimness noun
aspecto arreglado / aseado / cuidado
trimming noun something added as a decoration
adorno , guarnición
lace trimming.
( usually in plural ) a piece cut off; an end or edge
recorte
meat trimmings .
in (good) trim in good condition
en buena forma
Her figure’s in good trim after all those exercises .
(Definition of trim from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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