All these retrenchments were nothing, however, in comparison with what was wanted.
See also, on the retrenchments he effected, Sinclair's Hist.
But the glimpse she caught of it drove her shuddering behind her retrenchments.
Now retrenchments must be made even from this penurious provision.
Retrenchments, to be efficient, must be applied to great objects.
But the retrenchments ...