cut back 的定义
- a reduction in rate, quantity, etc.: a cutback in production.
- a return in the course of a story, motion picture, etc., to earlier events.
- Football. a play in which the ball-carrier abruptly reverses direction, especially by starting to make an end run and then turning suddenly to run toward the middle of the line.
- a maneuver in surfing of heading the surfboard back toward a wave's crest.
cut back 近义词
- Indeed, city leaders recently asked city departments to outline cutbacks that could help close the city’s massive budget gap.
- More than 60 local newsrooms shuttered over the course of 2020, while others have endured layoffs, furloughs and other cutbacks, according to journalism research organization Poynter.
- He suspects that the company’s warning to employees could merely serve as a pretext for further cutbacks at Cumulus’s many stations.
- Potential cutbacks will soon officially be on the table as the city stares down a projected $124 million deficit for the upcoming budget year.
- This year, that may be even more the case if advertisers may have more than the usual amount of money carrying over from cutbacks in the spring and summer.
- I'm not sure how some lower-end retail workers are going to survive the cutback.
- In my view, this small cutback on the president's power will not prove that consequential.
- In the throes of cutback after cutback, the content being presented is suffering.
- I always thought S'Bucks was a ripoff anyway, so that's a cutback that I really don't mind at all.