"trims" in the noun sense
1. trim, trimness
a state of arrangement or appearance
"in good trim"
2. trimming, trim, passementerie
a decoration or adornment on a garment
"the trimming on a hat"
"the trim on a shirt"
attitude of an aircraft in flight when allowed to take its own orientation
4. trim, trimming, clipping
cutting down to the desired size or shape
"trims" in the verb sense
1. pare, trim
remove the edges from and cut down to the desired size
"pare one's fingernails"
"trim the photograph"
decorate, as with ornaments
"trim the christmas tree"
"trim a shop window"
3. reduce, cut down, cut back, trim, trim down, trim back, cut, bring down
cut down on make a reduction in
"reduce your daily fat intake"
"The employer wants to cut back health benefits"
balance in flight by regulating the control surfaces
"trim an airplane"
be in equilibrium during a flight
"The airplane trimmed"
6. trim, garnish, dress
decorate (food), as with parsley or other ornamental foods
7. snip, clip, crop, trim, lop, dress, prune, cut back
cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of
"dress the plants in the garden"
8. shave, trim
"trim my beard"
adjust (sails on a ship) so that the wind is optimally used
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