Definitions for trimmingˈtrɪm ɪŋ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
anything used or serving to decorate or complete:
the trimming on a uniform.
Usu., trimmings. an accompaniment or garnish to a main dish:
roast turkey with all the trimmings.
trimmings, pieces cut off in trimming, clipping, paring, or pruning.
the act of a person or thing that trims.
a beating or thrashing.
Our team took quite a trimming.
Origin of trimming:
the act of adding decoration
"the children had to be in bed before it was time for the trimming of the tree"
trimming, trim, passementerie(noun)
a decoration or adornment on a garment
"the trimming on a hat"; "the trim on a shirt"
trim, trimming, clipping(noun)
cutting down to the desired size or shape
The act of someone who trims.
I gave a good trimming to my elderly neighbour's hedges.
Material that is removed by someone trimming something, as a piece of steak.
A reprimand or chastisting.
to give a boy a trimming
a. from Trim, v
the act of one who trims
that which serves to trim, make right or fitting, adjust, ornament, or the like; especially, the necessary or the ornamental appendages, as of a garment; hence, sometimes, the concomitants of a dish; a relish; -- usually in the pluraltrimmings. --
the act of reprimanding or chastisting; as, to give a boy a trimming
Translations for trimming
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
something added as a decoration
- زَرْكَشَة المَلابِسArabic
- enfeitePortuguese (BR)
- ozdoba, lemováníCzech
- der BesatzGerman
- pynt; -pynt; besætning; -besætningDanish
- γαρνίρισμα, διακόσμησηGreek
- adorno, guarniciónSpanish
- ukras, uresCroatian
- skraut, skreytingIcelandic
- rotājums; greznojumsLatvian
- pynt, bord, besetningNorwegian
- سنګار شویPashto
- ozdoba, lemovanieSlovak
- ukrasni detaljSerbian
- dekorering, dekoration, garneringSwedish
- 裝飾物Chinese (Trad.)
- سجاوٹ کي چيزUrdu
- sự chỉnhVietnamese
- 装饰物Chinese (Simp.)
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