whittle down

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İngilizce - Türkçe
azar azar azaltmak
yavaş yavaş azaltmak
yontmak
yont
bozmak
azaltmak
whittle s.t. down
bir şeyi azaltmak/ufaltmak
İngilizce - İngilizce
cut down, reduce
cut away in small pieces
To whittle down a group or thing means to gradually make it smaller. He had whittled eight interviewees down to two The president has agreed to whittle down his proposal
whittle down

    Heceleme

    Whit·tle Down

    Türkçe nasıl söylenir

    hwîtıl daun

    Telaffuz

    /ˈhwətəl ˈdoun/ /ˈhwɪtəl ˈdaʊn/

    Etimoloji

    [ 'hwi-t&l, 'wi- ] (noun.) 15th century. Middle English whittel, alteration of thwitel, from thwiten to whittle, from Old English thwItan; akin to Old Norse thveita to hew.

    Günün kelimesi

    exiguous