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Closures of the Mall would not alter plans for the inauguration ceremony, which had already been pared back because of the coronavirus pandemic, said a senior official with the committee planning the event.

The company first set out to build an electric car in 2014, hiring hundreds of hardware engineers for the effort before rapidly paring it back around 2016 to focus on the self-driving car system.

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By the end of this weekend, the playoff field will have been pared to eight teams.

The largest cryptocurrency reached an all-time high of $28,365 on Sunday before paring some of the advance, according to a composite of prices compiled by Bloomberg.

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We quickly pared that back to the things that were working, and email was at the top of the list.

In retirement, Frank is consciously trying to pare down and rein in.

After food stamp usage hit record-breaking numbers in 2013, Congress tried to pare back the benefit.

Those measures, combined with continued sustained growth and increasing taxes, have helped pare the deficit.

Jessica Pare serenaded Don Draper on Mad Men but the fascination with her rendition of “Zou Bisou Bisou” is still a bit baffling.

How have we let social interaction pare us down to fewer than 140 keystrokes?

Ambroise Pare, standing in a corner, caught a glance which the duke cast upon him, and immediately advanced.

No sooner was he in the open street than Ruggiero took his arm and asked by what means Ambroise Pare proposed to save the king.

"Your reign is over, messieurs," said Catherine to the Guises, seeing from Pare's face that there was no longer any hope.

Pare your pineapple; cut it in small pieces, and leave out the core.

The old lawyer sat down, took a penknife from a drawer, and throwing himself back in his chair, began to pare his nails.

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On this page you'll find 56 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pare, such as: cut back, cut down, decrease, lower, mark down, and prune.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.