pare sth (down) to the bone Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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pare sth (down) to the bone

to ​reduce something to a ​level at which only what is ​absolutelynecessary is ​left
(Definition of pare sth (down) to the bone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pare sth (down) to the bone”
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…缩减到极限…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…縮減到極限…
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