Trim means to remove, cut or decorate.(verb)
An example of to trim is to shorten the stems of flowers.
Trim is defined as material used for decoration.(noun)
An example of trim is garland around the Christmas tree.
The definition of trim is neat in appearance or in excellent physical shape.(adjective)
See trim in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: via ME dial. < OE trymman, to make firm, set in order, array < trum, strong, firm: for IE base see tree
See trim in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb trimmed trimmed, trim·ming, trims verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English trimmen, to make firm
Origin: , from Old English trymman
Origin: , from trum, strong; see deru- in Indo-European roots.
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