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Synonyms for curtail

Verb

1. restrict, curtail, curb, cut back, limit, circumscribe, confine
usage: place restrictions on; "curtail drinking in school"
2. clip, curtail, cut short, shorten
usage: terminate or abbreviate before its intended or proper end or its full extent; "My speech was cut short"; "Personal freedom is curtailed in many countries"
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