cutback cutback  /ˈkət ˌbæk/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a reduction in quantity or rate

Usage(s):

  • IT is axiomatic that industries most dependent on Government contracts are the first to feel the pinch of a budget cutback.

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    Derick Giwner's analysis of the Saturday 6/15 card at The Meadowlands. Jewel of a Cat should benefit from a cutback in distance and a return to turf on Saturday in the $60,000 Crank It Up Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Monmouth Park.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

  2. Monmouth Park: Jewel of a Cat returns to turf for Crank It Up Stakes

    OCEANPORT, N.J. – Jewel of a Cat should benefit from a cutback in distance and a return to turf Saturday in the $60,000 Crank It Up Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Monmouth Park.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

  3. Crude Oil, Gold Look to US Retail Sales Data for Fed Policy Clues

    Crude oil and gold prices are looking to May’s US Retail Sales Report to guide the markets’ expectations of a cutback in the Fed’s QE efforts. Cycle-sensitive crude oil and copper prices are joining in the rout in risky assets that started yesterday on Wall Street and continued overnight in Asia . The dour mood seems to reflect jitters ahead of May’s US Retail Sales report , the first big-ticket ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Daily FX

Quotes

  1. US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said on September 18: "The IAEA is not in the business of diplomacy. The IAEA is a technical agency : It is not up to anybody to diminish or to begin to cutback on the obligations that the Iranians have been...
    on Oct 31, 2007 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: Mainstream

  2. "I'm sure there's going to be pain and difficulty emerging from some of these cutback decisions," Mr Rudd told the Fairfax Radio Network today. "I think there'll be a fair bit of general difficulty arising from these cuts but let's be frank,...
    on Jan 31, 2008 By: Kevin Rudd Source: NEWS.com.au

  3. "It's kind of a blur. The guys created a hole. I pressed the line of scrimmage and that cutback was there and it was a big gap," Peterson said. "And it was off to the races."
    on Oct 14, 2007 By: Adrian Peterson Source: USA Today

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