Translation of cut down in Spanish:

cut down

cortar, v.

phrasal verb

  • 1

    • 1.1(fell)

      (tree) cortar
      (tree) talar

    • 1.2(kill)

      matar
      he was cut down in his prime su vida fue segada en flor literary

    • 1.3(reduce)

      (expenditure) reducir
      (expenditure) recortar
      (consumption) reducir
      (consumption) disminuir
      (article) acortar

  • 2

    (make reductions)
    cigarette? — no, thanks, I'm trying to cut down ¿un cigarrillo? — no, gracias, estoy tratando de fumar menos
    • to cut down on sth
    • you should cut down on carbohydrates debería reducir el consumo de hidratos de carbono