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