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curtail

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  • verbcut short; abridge
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Synonyms for curtail

verb cut short; abridge
  • cut back
  • decrease
  • diminish
  • downsize
  • halt
  • lessen
  • reduce
  • shorten
  • slash
  • trim
  • abbreviate
  • chop
  • clip
  • contract
  • cramp
  • cut
  • dock
  • lop
  • minify
  • retrench
  • truncate
  • boil down
  • get to meat
  • pare down
  • put in nutshell
  • roll back

Antonyms for curtail

  • develop
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • grow
  • increase
  • lengthen
  • raise
  • strengthen
  • amplify
  • stretch
  • prolong
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to curtail

abbreviate

verb. cut short an activity
  • abort
  • curtail
  • restrict
  • stop short
  • truncate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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