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Word: retrench

Definition: cut down; cut down expenses; economize


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::: bawdy - indecent; obscene; about sex in a rude funny way; CF. bawd
::: drama - prose or verse composition to be performed by actors; play; exciting and unusual situation
::: malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented
::: tablet - small round piece of medicine; flat piece of stone or metal bearing an inscription; Ex. stone tablet on the wall
::: finite - limited
::: mellifluous - (of words or a voice) sweetly or smoothly flowing; melodious; having a pleasant tune
::: optimum - most favorable; optimal; N: most favorable condition
::: qualified - limited; restricted; V. qualify: limit the meaning of; modify
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::: quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.