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Trim vs. Worst — What's the Difference?

Trim vs. Worst — What's the Difference?

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Trim

To make neat or tidy by clipping, smoothing, or pruning
Trimmed his moustache.
Trimmed the hedges.
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Worst

Most inferior, as in quality, condition, or effect
The worst hitter on the team.
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Trim

To remove the excess or unwanted parts from
Trimmed the pie crust.
Trimmed the budget.
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Worst

Most severe or unfavorable
The worst winter in years.
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Trim

To remove (excess or unwanted parts)
Trimmed the rotten wood.
Trimmed the fat from the budget.
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Worst

Being furthest from an ideal or a standard; least desirable or satisfactory
This is the worst cafeteria!.
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Trim

To lose (weight or fat) deliberately, as by exercise or dieting.
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Worst

In the worst manner or degree.
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Trim

To decorate, especially by adding a border or contrasting element
Trim a blouse.
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Worst

To gain the advantage over; defeat
Was worsted in the argument.
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Trim

To arrange with display items
Trim a store window.
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Worst

Something that is worst.
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Trim

To thrash; beat.
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Worst

Most inferior; doing the least good.
I think putting oil on a burn is the worst thing you can do.
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Trim

To defeat soundly
Trimmed their opponents in the first game.
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Worst

Most unfavorable.
That's the worst news I've had all day.
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Trim

To cheat out of money
Trimmed him of every dollar he had.
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Worst

Most harmful or severe.
The worst storm we had last winter knocked down our power lines.
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Trim

To rebuke; scold.
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Worst

Used with the definite article and an implied noun: something that is worst.
None of these photographs of me are good, but this one is definitely the worst.
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Trim

To adjust (the sails and yards) so that they receive the wind properly.
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Worst

Something or someone that is the worst.
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Trim

To balance (a ship) by shifting its cargo or contents.
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Worst

To make worse.
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Trim

To balance (an aircraft) in flight by regulating the control surfaces and tabs.
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Worst

To grow worse; to deteriorate.
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Trim

To be in or retain equilibrium.
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Worst

(rare) To outdo or defeat, especially in battle.
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Trim

To make sails and yards ready for sailing.
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Worst

Bad, evil, or pernicious, in the highest degree, whether in a physical or moral sense. See Worse.
I have a wife, the worst that may be.
If thou hadst not been born the worst of men,Thou hadst been a knave and flatterer.
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Trim

To affect or maintain cautious neutrality.
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Worst

That which is most bad or evil; the most severe, pernicious, calamitous, or wicked state or degree.
The worst is notSo long as we can say, This is the worst.
He is always sure of finding diversion when the worst comes to the worst.
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Trim

To fashion one's views for momentary popularity or advantage.
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Worst

To gain advantage over, in contest or competition; to get the better of; to defeat; to overthrow; to discomfit.
The . . . Philistines were worsted by the captivated ark.
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Trim

To lose weight deliberately. Often used with down.
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Worst

To grow worse; to deteriorate.
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Trim

A cutting or clipping to make neat
My hair needs a trim.
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Worst

The least favorable outcome;
The worst that could happen
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Trim

An excess or unwanted part that has been removed
Cut off the trim.
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Worst

The greatest damage or wickedness of which one is capable;
The invaders did their worst
So pure of heart that his worst is another man's best
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Trim

State of order, arrangement, or appearance; condition
In good trim.
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Worst

The weakest effort or poorest achievement one is capable of;
It was the worst he had ever done on a test
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Trim

A condition of good health or fitness
Keeping her body in trim.
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Worst

Defeat thoroughly;
He mopped up the floor with his opponents
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Trim

Exterior ornamentation, such as moldings or framework, on a building or vehicle.
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Worst

(superlative of `bad') most wanting in quality or value or condition;
The worst player on the team
The worst weather of the year
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Trim

Decoration or ornament, as for clothing.
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Worst

To the highest degree of inferiority or badness;
She suffered worst of all
Schools were the worst hit by government spending cuts
The worst dressed person present
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Trim

Material used in commercial window displays.
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Trim

Often trims Excised or rejected material, such as film that has been cut in editing.
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Trim

The readiness of a vessel for sailing with regard to ballast, sails, and yards.
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Trim

The balance of a ship.
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Trim

The difference between the draft at the bow and at the stern.
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Trim

The balance of rotational forces around the various axes of an aircraft in flight.
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Trim

In good or neat order.
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Trim

In good physical condition; fit; slim
A trim figure.
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Trim

Having lines, edges, or forms of neat and pleasing simplicity.
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Trim

In a trim manner.
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Trim

(transitive) To reduce slightly; to cut; especially, to remove excess.
He trimmed his beard before the interview.
The hedge needs to be trimmed.
Place the screen material in the frame, secure it in place, and trim the edges.
The company trimmed jobs for the second time this year.
A ranch steak is usually trimmed of all excess fat.
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Trim

(transitive) To decorate or adorn; especially of a Christmas tree.
They traditionally trim the tree on Christmas Eve.
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Trim

To adjust the positions of control surfaces, sometimes using trim tabs, so as to modify or eliminate the aircraft's tendency to pitch, roll, or yaw when the cockpit controls are released.
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Trim

To modify the angle relative to the water by shifting cargo or ballast; to adjust for sailing; to assume, or cause to assume a certain position, or trim, in the water.
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Trim

To modify the angle (of the sails) relative to the wind, especially to set them at the most advantageous angle.
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Trim

(dated) To balance; to fluctuate between parties, so as to appear to favour each.
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Trim

(transitive) To make trim; to put in due order for any purpose; to make right, neat, or pleasing; to adjust.
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Trim

To dress; to make smooth.
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Trim

To rebuke; to reprove.
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Trim

To beat or thrash.
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Trim

To cut back the wick of (a lamp) to maintain a clean, bright flame.
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Trim

To change the carbon rods of (an arc lamp).
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Trim

(uncountable) Decoration; especially, decoration placed along edges or borders.
Paint the house white with blue trim.
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Trim

(countable) A haircut, especially a moderate one to touch up an existing style.
I went to the hairdresser for a trim but came back nearly bald.
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Trim

Dress; gear; ornaments.
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Trim

(countable) The manner in which something is equipped or adorned; order; disposition.
The car comes in three different trims.
To be in good trim
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Trim

The state of adjustment of control surfaces such that the desired attitude can be maintained without requiring the continuous application of force to the cockpit controls.
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Trim

The mechanism(s) used to trim an aircraft in roll, pitch, and/or yaw.
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Trim

Sexual intercourse.
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Trim

(nautical) The fore-and-aft angle of the vessel to the water, with reference to the cargo and ballast; the manner in which a vessel floats on the water, whether on an even keel or down by the head or stern.
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Trim

(nautical) The arrangement of the sails with reference to the wind.
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Trim

Physically fit.
He goes jogging every day to keep in trim.
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Trim

Slender, lean.
A trim figure
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Trim

Neat or smart in appearance.
A trim lawn
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Trim

(nautical) In good order; properly managed or maintained.
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Trim

(nautical) With sails well trimmed.
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Trim

To make trim; to put in due order for any purpose; to make right, neat, or pleasing; to adjust.
The hermit trimmed his little fire.
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Trim

To dress; to decorate; to adorn; to invest; to embellish; as, to trim a hat.
A rotten building newly trimmed over.
I was trimmed in Julia's gown.
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Trim

To make ready or right by cutting or shortening; to clip or lop; to curtail; as, to trim the hair; to trim a tree.
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Trim

To dress, as timber; to make smooth.
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Trim

To adjust, as a ship, by arranging the cargo, or disposing the weight of persons or goods, so equally on each side of the center and at each end, that she shall sit well on the water and sail well; as, to trim a ship, or a boat.
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Trim

To rebuke; to reprove; also, to beat.
I found her trimming up the diademOn her dead mistress.
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Trim

To balance; to fluctuate between parties, so as to appear to favor each.
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Trim

Dress; gear; ornaments.
Seeing him just pass the window in his woodland trim.
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Trim

Order; disposition; condition; as, to be in good trim.
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Trim

The state of a ship or her cargo, ballast, masts, etc., by which she is well prepared for sailing.
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Trim

The lighter woodwork in the interior of a building; especially, that used around openings, generally in the form of a molded architrave, to protect the plastering at those points.
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Trim

Fitly adjusted; being in good order., or made ready for service or use; firm; compact; snug; neat; fair; as, the ship is trim, or trim built; everything about the man is trim; a person is trim when his body is well shaped and firm; his dress is trim when it fits closely to his body, and appears tight and snug; a man or a soldier is trim when he stands erect.
With comely carriage of her countenance trim.
So deemed I till I viewed their trim arrayOf boats last night.
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Trim

A state of arrangement or appearance;
In good trim
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Trim

A decoration or adornment on a garment;
The trimming on a hat
The trim on a shirt
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Trim

Attitude of an aircraft in flight when allowed to take its own orientation
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Trim

Cutting down to the desired size or shape
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Trim

Remove the edges from and cut down to the desired size;
Pare one's fingernails
Trim the photograph
Trim lumber
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Trim

Decorate, as with ornaments;
Trim the christmas tree
Trim a shop window
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Trim

Cut down on; make a reduction in;
Reduce your daily fat intake
The employer wants to cut back health benefits
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Trim

Balance in flight by regulating the control surfaces;
Trim an airplane
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Trim

Be in equilibrium during a flight;
The airplane trimmed
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Trim

Decorate (food), as with parsley or other ornamental foods
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Trim

Cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of;
Dress the plants in the garden
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Trim

Cut closely;
Trim my beard
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Trim

Adjust (sails on a ship) so that the wind is optimally used
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Trim

Thin and fit;
The spare figure of a marathon runner
A body kept trim by exercise
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Trim

(used of hair) neat and tidy;
A nicely kempt beard
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Trim

Of places; characterized by order and neatness; free from disorder;
Even the barn was shipshape
A trim little sailboat
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Trim

(of persons) neat and smart in appearance;
A clean-cut and well-bred young man
The trig corporal in his jaunty cap
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Trim

Severely simple in line or design;
A neat tailored suit
Tailored curtains
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