Definition of 'pare'
Example sentences containing 'pare'
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Both arrived with excess staff that could be pared away to provide cost savings and protect margins.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Millions of people will be worse off as benefits are slashed and spending on services is pared back.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Commodity and energy companies led the gains in London as copper and crude oil prices pared back earlier losses.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Let's pare back to essentials.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Costs have been pared back.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Everything else was pared away.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
There were only the rows upon rows of raspberry canes, pared back now and tied to their wires and posts for the coming winter.A Roomful of Birds - Scottish short stories 1990 (1990)
He then pared back its product line and restored the company's focus to making high-performance athletic shoes.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
They have to bond with each other, and we have to bond with them, as the number is pared down to a final eight.Times, Sunday Times (2008) North and South (1855)
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