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trim / bien cuidado
 
trim   [trɪm]
A. -adjective
trimmer   comparative
trimmest   superlative
1. (=neat)   [garden]   bien cuidado,   arreglado   [person]   arreglado   [clothes]   de corte elegante   [moustache, beard]   bien cuidado
·a trim little house
·una casita bien cuidada
2. (=slim)   [person, figure]   esbelto   [waist]   delgado
·to stay trim
·conservar una figura esbelta
B. -noun
1. (=cut)
·to get or have a trim
·cortarse un poco el pelo
(on long hair)   cortarse nounólo las puntas
·to give one'noun beard a trim
·recortarse la barba
·to [give] the lawn/hedge a trim
·recortar el césped/el seto
2. (=good physical condition)
·to be in (good) trim
[person]   estar en buena forma or en buen estado feminineísico
[car, house]   estar en buen estado or en buenas condiciones
·to get in or into trim
·ponerse en forma
·to keep (o.noun.) in (good) trim
·mantenerse en buena forma or en buen estado feminineísico
·to keep [something] in (good) trim
·mantener algo en buen estado or en buenas condiciones
3. (=decoration)
3.1. (sewing)   adorno (m)   (on edge)   ribete (m),   reborde (m)
·a coat with a fur trim
·un abrigo con ribetes or rebordes de piel
3.2. (automobiles)
(on outside of car)   embellecedor (m) Spain
·leather trim
tapizado (m) de cuero
·wheel trim   tapacubos masculine invariable,   embellecedor (m) de la rueda Spain
C. -transitive verb
1. (=clip)
[+hair, beard, moustache]   recortar
[+hedge]   cortar,   podar
[+lamp, wick]   despabilar
·to trim back
[+plant, shoot]   podar
·trim excess fat from or off the chops
·quitar el exceso de grasa de las chuletas
2. (=reduce)
[+costs, prices]   recortar,   reducir
[+profits]   recortar
[+programme, policy]   hacer recortes en   also trim back
[+workforce]   recortar,   reducir
3. (=slim)
[+hips, thighs]   adelgazar
4. (=decorate)
[+dress, hat]   adornar
[+Christmas tree]   decorar
·a dress trimmed with feathers/lace
·un vestido adornado con plumas/con adornos de encaje
5. (nautical)
[+sails]   orientar
[+boat]   equilibrar
a. to trim one'noun sails   (figurative)   apretarse el cinturónoun
6. (aeronautics)   equilibrar
7. (ornithology)   orientar
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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