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Hundla - Trim

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Hundla is a Xitsonga word meaning "Trim" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below or sending a suggestion

Definition of trim
- Trim adj
- Thin and fit; "the spare figure of a marathon runner"; "a body kept trim by exercise" [syn: {spare}]
- (used of hair) neat and tidy; "a nicely kempt beard" [syn: {kempt}, {tidy}]
- Of places; characterized by order and neatness; free from disorder; "even the barn was shipshape"; "a trim little sailboat" [syn: {shipshape}, {well-kept}]
- (of persons) neat and smart in appearance; "a clean-cut and well-bred young man"; "the trig corporal in his jaunty cap" [syn: {clean-cut}, {trig}]
- Severely simple in line or design; "a neat tailored suit"; "tailored curtains" [syn: {tailored}] n
- A state of arrangement or appearance; "in good trim" [syn: {trimness}]
- A decoration or adornment on a garment; "the trimming on a hat"; "the trim on a shirt" [syn: {trimming}, {passementerie}]
- Attitude of an aircraft in flight when allowed to take its own orientation
- Cutting down to the desired size or shape [syn: {trimming}, {clipping}] v
- Remove the edges from and cut down to the desired size; "pare one's fingernails"; "trim the photograph"; "trim lumber" [syn: {pare}]
- Decorate, as with ornaments; "trim the christmas tree"; "trim a shop window"
- Cut down on; make a reduction in; "reduce your daily fat intake"; "The employer wants to cut back health benefits" [syn: {reduce}, {cut down}, {cut back}, {trim down}, {trim back}, {cut}, {bring down}]
- Balance in flight by regulating the control surfaces; "trim an airplane"
- Be in equilibrium during a flight; "The airplane trimmed"
- Decorate (food), as with parsley or other ornamental foods [syn: {garnish}, {dress}]
- Cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of; "dress the plants in the garden" [syn: {snip}, {clip}, {crop}, {lop}, {dress}, {prune}, {cut back}]
- Cut closely; "trim my beard" [syn: {shave}]
- Adjust (sails on a ship) so that the wind is optimally used [also: {trimming}, {trimmed}, {trimmest}, {trimmer}]
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