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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

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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. retrench(v. a.)

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

  2. retrench(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    diminish, lessen, decrease

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