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Synonyms for cut back

Synonyms for (verb) cut back

Synonyms: curb, curtail, cut back, restrict Definition: place restrictions on Usage: curtail drinking in school

Similar words: circumscribe, limit, confine Definition: restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day"

Synonyms: cut, cut back, cut down, bring down, trim, trim back, trim down, reduce Definition: cut down on; make a reduction in Usage: reduce your daily fat intake; The employer wants to cut back health benefits

Similar words: lessen, minify, decrease Definition: make smaller Usage: He decreased his staff

Synonyms: snip, prune, trim, cut back, dress, crop, lop, clip Definition: cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of Usage: dress the plants in the garden

Similar words: thin out Definition: make sparse Usage: thin out the young plants

Synonyms: cut back, flash back Definition: return in time Usage: the film cut back to an earlier event in the story

Similar words: return Definition: go or come back to place, condition, or activity where one has been before Usage: return to your native land; the professor returned to his teaching position after serving as Dean