Retrench in a Sentence 🔊

Definition of Retrench

to reduce or cut down on expenses, staff

Examples of Retrench in a sentence

In this turbulent economy, many businesses are having to retrench and cut down on spending. 🔊

The pro football team could possibly retrench and trim down their huge payroll budget. 🔊

After several months of economic loss, board members felt it was best to retrench on all fronts. 🔊

With hundreds of employees handing in the balance, the company had to find a way to retrench while affecting as many staff members as possible.  🔊

The company’s orders continued to dwindle and they were forced to retrench manufacturing operations.  🔊

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