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Definition of 'curtail'

Verb

  1. place restrictions on; "curtail drinking in school"
       Synonyms: restrict curb cut back
  2. terminate or abbreviate before its intended or proper end or its full extent; "My speech was cut short"; "Personal freedom is curtailed in many countries"
       Synonyms: clip cut short


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