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cut (something) down to (something)
To make something smaller or more manageable. Thanks to the yard sale, we were able to cut our Christmas decorations down to just one box.
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cut something down to something
to reduce something to a manageable size. We cut the program down to size and it was very enjoyable. We cut down the program to a half hour.
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