Synonyms of trimmer


1. pruner, trimmer, worker

usage: a worker who thins out and trims trees and shrubs; "untouched by the pruner's axe"

2. trimmer, machine

usage: a machine that trims timber

3. trimmer, trimming capacitor, capacitor, capacitance, condenser, electrical condenser

usage: capacitor having variable capacitance; used for making fine adjustments

4. trimmer, trimmer joist, joist

usage: joist that receives the end of a header in floor or roof framing in order to leave an opening for a staircase or chimney etc.


1. spare, trim, thin (vs. fat), lean

usage: thin and fit; "the spare figure of a marathon runner"; "a body kept trim by exercise"

2. shipshape, trim, well-kept, tidy (vs. untidy)

usage: of places; characterized by order and neatness; free from disorder; "even the barn was shipshape"; "a trim little sailboat"

3. clean-cut, trig, trim, tidy (vs. untidy)

usage: neat and smart in appearance; "a clean-cut and well-bred young man"; "the trig corporal in his jaunty cap"; "a trim beard"

4. tailored, trim, plain (vs. fancy)

usage: severely simple in line or design; "a neat tailored suit"; "tailored curtains"

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Definition and meaning of trimmer (Dictionary)