trimmings


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trim·ming

 (trĭm′ĭng)
n.
1. The act of one that trims.
2. Something added as decoration or ornament, especially a band of lace or embroidery on clothing.
3. trimmings Accessories; extras: roast turkey with all the trimmings.
4. trimmings Scraps or material removed when something is trimmed.
5. Informal A sound defeat, beating, or punishment.

trimmings

fixings
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trimmings - the accessories that normally accompany (something or some activity)trimmings - the accessories that normally accompany (something or some activity); "an elaborate formal dinner with all the fixings"; "he bought a Christmas tree and trimmings to decorate it"
accessory, add-on, appurtenance, supplement - a supplementary component that improves capability
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
Translations
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trimmings

pl
(on clothes) → Verzierungen pl
(= accessories)Zubehör nt; roast beef with all the trimmingsRoastbeef mit allem Drum und Dran (inf)or mit allen Beilagen; the car costs £20,000 with all the trimmingssdas Auto kostet £ 20.000 mit allen Extras or mit allem Zubehör
(= cuttings)Abfälle pl; (of paper also)(Papier)schnitzel pl, → Schnipsel (inf) pl
References in classic literature ?
Surely you must abound with trimmings, and yet you are working another already?
Go on deck,' says the captain; 'get rid of the boiled leg of mutton and trimmings and come back to the cabin.
So she sat, corpse-like, as we played at cards; the frillings and trimmings on her bridal dress, looking like earthy paper.
Left to her own inventive resources, Natalie had first suggested the young surgeon's medical studies as Launce's unanswerable excuse for shutting himself up at intervals in the lower regions, and had then hit on the happy idea of tearing her trimmings, and condemning herself to repair her own carelessness, as the all-sufficient reason for similar acts of self-seclusion on her side.
Weller, and requests the pleasure of his company this evening, to a friendly swarry, consisting of a boiled leg of mutton with the usual trimmings.
The stove was very large, with bright nickel trimmings, and behind it there was a long wooden bench against the wall, and a tin washtub, into which grandmother poured hot and cold water.
She showed her how to make a pretty trimming of narrow white linen tape, by folding it in pointed shapes and sewing it down very flat with neat little stitches.
And there she stayed, and stooped, digging around the plants, trimming, picking dead, dry leaves.
It was then disclosed in the following manner: --Observing his second daughter employed in trimming a hat, he suddenly addressed her with:
Polly whisked it wrong side out, and showing the clean, bright fabric, said, with a triumphant wave, "Behold your new suit; fresh trimming and less of it will finish you off as smart as ever.
flew about pretty briskly for several minutes; then all fell to work trimming the old house, for the family always dined together there on that day.
Robin dodged his blows lightly, then sprang in swiftly and unexpectedly and dealt the stranger such a blow upon the short ribs that you would have sworn the tanner was trimming down his hides for market.