Synonyms of pare in English:

pare


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verb

1‘pare 4 strips of zest from the lemon’

SYNONYMS
cut, cut off, trim, trim off, peel, peel off, shave, shave off, strip, strip off, clip, clip off, skin
technical decorticate, excoriate

2‘the company's domestic operations have been pared down’

SYNONYMS
reduce, diminish, decrease, cut, cut back, cut down, make cutbacks in, whittle away, whittle down, salami-slice, trim, slim down, prune, lower, lessen, retrench, curtail