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Synonyms for retrenchrɪˈtrɛntʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. retrench(verb)

    tighten one's belt; use resources carefully

  2. retrench(verb)

    make a reduction, as in one's workforce

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. retrench

    abbreviate, abridge, amputate, boil down, condense, curtail, cut down, epitomize, reduce, sum up, summarize

    amplify, augment, develop, dilate, enlarge, expand, expatiate, extend, increase, unfold, widen

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. retrench(v. a.)

    curtail, cut, lop, dock, prune, pare, clip, cut short, cut off, lop off

  2. retrench(v. a.)

    diminish, lessen, decrease


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