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Verb: pare  pehr
  1. Decrease gradually or bit by bit
    - pare down
     
  2. Cut small bits or pare shavings from
    "pare a piece of wood";
    - whittle
     
  3. Strip the skin off
    "pare apples";
    - skin, peel
     
  4. Remove the edges from and cut down to the desired size
    "pare one's fingernails";
    - trim

Sounds like: pai

Derived forms: pared, pares, paring

Type of: cut, decrease, lessen, minify, strip

Encyclopedia: Pare, Kediri