Definition of “trimming” - English Dictionary


“trimming” in English

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uk /ˈtrɪm.ɪŋ/ us /ˈtrɪm.ɪŋ/ also trim

[ C or U ] (a piece of) decorative material added around the edge of something:

I want a plain black cardigan with no fancy trimmings.
I wore my red jacket with the black trim.
trimmings [ plural ]

extra things that complete or improve the appearance of something:

a big wedding celebration with all the trimmings
the traditional trimmings of fame/success

(Definition of “trimming” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)