cut back

cut back ( back)

     v 1: return in time; of films or stories [syn: flash back]
     2: cut down on; make a reduction in; "reduce your daily fat
        intake"; "The employer wants to cut back health benefits"
        [syn: reduce, cut down, trim, trim down, {trim
        back}, cut, bring down]
     3: cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of "dress the
        plants in the garden" [syn: snip, clip, crop, trim,
         lop, dress, prune]
     4: place restrictions on; "curtail drinking in school" [syn: restrict,
         curtail, curb]