the rejection of culturally prescribed goals and the conventional means for attaining them.
noun, Sociology. 1. the rejection of culturally prescribed goals and the conventional means for attaining them.
verb (used with object) 1. to cut down, reduce, or diminish; curtail (expenses). 2. to cut off or remove. 3. Military. to protect by a retrenchment. verb (used without object) 4. to economize; reduce expenses: They retrenched by eliminating half of the workers. verb 1. to reduce or curtail (costs); economize 2. (transitive) to shorten, […]
[ri-trench-muh nt] /rɪˈtrɛntʃ mənt/ noun 1. the act of retrenching; a cutting down or off, as by the reduction of expenses. 2. Fortification. an interior work that cuts off a part of a fortification from the rest, and to which a garrison may retreat. retrenchment /rɪˈtrɛntʃmənt/ noun 1. the act of reducing expenditure in order […]
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