Phrasal Verb 'Pare'

We have 2 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Pare'.

Pare back

Meaning: If you pare something back, you reduce the size or numbers.

Example: They have had to PARE BACK the services they offer as their funding was reduced.

Pare down

Meaning: Reduce, decrease

Example: They have PARED DOWN the number of employees as they haven't been doing well.