Thesaurus / cut back

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"Now they'll cut back to the tenement-house stuff they shot last week," explained the Spanish girl.

Merton of the MoviesHarry Leon Wilson

The majority of climbing and pillar roses do not require to be cut back, it being only necessary to take out the useless wood.

I'll cut back now and tell them, and get my dress suit, and then I'll turn myself loose in your kitchen.

In the fall, plants may be cut back and put into pots or boxes, and they will bloom in the window.

If therefore these shoots are cut back too hard the plant does not flower.

Roses and Rose GrowingRose Georgina Kingsley

Once I paused to cut back with my knife the creepers that hid in inextricable tangle a solitary and exquisitely carved archway.

Dead Man's RockSir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

How the sun flashed from their sleek bodies as they raced, cut back, reared, and whirled in sheer joy!

Comparatively little water should be given for some time after they are cut back.

Then Chahda cut back away from the river toward the nearest mountain wall.

We usually begin at the landing, and cut back toward the principal part of the timber to be hauled.

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