“cut back”

“cut back”


( verb) To use fewer or do less of something. (noun)cutback”: something that is reduced.

Examples: The company has been cutting back on travel expenses recently. 


Because of the bad economy, there have been many cutbacks in all the departments at Miscrosoft.

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