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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Trim  \Trim\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Trimmed};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Trimming}.]  [OE.  trimen,  trumen,  AS  trymian  trymman  to 
  prepare,  dispose,  make  strong,  fr  trum  firm,  strong;  of 
  uncertain  origin.] 
  1.  To  make  trim;  to  put  in  due  order  for  any  purpose;  to  make 
  right  neat,  or  pleasing;  to  adjust 
 
  The  hermit  trimmed  his  little  fire.  --Goldsmith. 
 
  2.  To  dress;  to  decorate;  to  adorn;  to  invest;  to  embellish; 
  as  to  trim  a  hat. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  trimmed 
  adj  :  made  neat  and  tidy  by  trimming;  "his  neatly  trimmed  hair" 
  [syn:  {cut}]  [ant:  {untrimmed}] 




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