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trim

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verb
1 verb cut off (edges etc) TRANSITIVEbearr verb  c m ugearr verb  c m ushe trimmed the edges of the pastry with a knife ghearr sí imeall an taosráin le scianI had my hair trimmed ghearr mé mo chuid gruaige, fuair mé bearradh gruaigewe trimmed back the big branches ghearramar siar na géaga móra 2 verb COOK remove (fat) TRANSITIVEgearr verb  c m uhe trimmed the fat off the meat ghearr sé an gheir den fheoil
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3 verb lawn, hedge, etc TRANSITIVEgearr verb  c m ubearr verb  c m uthe verge was nicely trimmed bhí an chiumhais bearrtha go néata 4 verb reduce (sth) TRANSITIVElaghdaigh verb  c m ugearr siar  c m uthe government wants to trim public spending tá an rialtas ag iarraidh gearradh siar ar chaiteachas poiblíthey decided to trim their holiday by a day shocraigh siad lá a bhaint dá gcuid saoire 5 verb deduct (part of) TRANSITIVEgearr verb  c m uciorraigh verb  c m ubain de PhrV  c m uyou have to trim 10% off the budget caithfidh tú 10% a bhaint den bhuiséad 6 verb CLOTH, FURN decorate TRANSITIVEmaisigh verb  c m ucóirigh verb  c m uhe trimmed the cake mhaisigh sé an císteshe was trimming a hat bhí sí ag cóiriú hata 7 verb Christmas tree TRANSITIVEmaisigh verb  c m u 8 verb SAIL sails TRANSITIVEtrimeáil verbcothromaigh verb  c m u 9 verb AERO aircraft TRANSITIVEcothromaigh verb  c m u 10 verb HEALTH part of body TRANSITIVEto trim your waist do choim a dhéanamh níos caoile, meáchan a chailleadh thart faoi do choim
noun
11 noun of hair, hedge, etcbearradh masc  c m uI'll give the hedge a trim tabharfaidh mé bearradh don fhál, bearrfaidh mé an fál 12 noun CLOTH, FURN decoration, edgingcóiriú masc  c m umaisiú mascthe dress has a trim round the edge tá cóiriú thart ar imeall an ghúnafur trimming maisiú fionnaidh 13 noun AUTO on carthe seats have a leather trim tá imeall leathair ar na suíocháinwheel trim cumhdach rotha 14 noun SAIL of sailstrimcothromú masc  c m uout of trim as trim 15 noun AERO of flaps on aircraftcothromú masc  c m utrim
adjective
16 adjective slimtanaí adj3  c m ucaol adj1  c m ushe has a trim figure tá sí tanaí, tá sí deas córach 17 adjective neatnéata adj3  c m udea-chóirithea trim garden gairdín néata
phrases

in trim

1 fit, healthyaclaíhe's in trim tá sé aclaí 2 in good conditionshe keeps her teeth in trim tugann sí aire mhaith dá cuid fiacla 3 AERO aircraftar a chothromthe aircraft is in trim tá an t-eitleán ar a chothrom
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