PRUNE MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Prune Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To lop or cut off the superfluous parts, branches, or shoots of; to clear of useless material; to shape or smooth by trimming; to trim: as, to prune trees; to prune an essay.
  2. (v. t.) To preen; to prepare; to dress.
  3. (v. i.) To dress; to prink; -used humorously or in contempt.
  4. (n.) A plum; esp., a dried plum, used in cookery; as, French or Turkish prunes; California prunes.
  5. (v. t.) To cut off or cut out, as useless parts.


Synonyms:
Clip, Crop, Cut, Dress, Lop, Rationalize, Snip, Trim,

• Prunello Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A species of dried plum; prunelle.
  2. (n.) A smooth woolen stuff, generally black, used for making shoes; a kind of lasting; -- formerly used also for clergymens gowns.


• Pruned Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Prune


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