Let's try to curtail the time we spend indoors and enjoy the summer season.
Could you please curtail the texting and driving while I am a passenger in your car?
On heavy soils, however, the farmer cannot afford to curtail the time necessary for thorough cultivation of the land.
The company had to curtail the large bonus checks they would give to employees during the holidays.
We decided to curtail the event because people began to leave early.
If you want to lose weight, curtail the time you spend watching television and replace it with exercise.
I need to curtail my grocery budget because I spent far too much last month.
In general, however, the tendency has been, under continental influence, to curtail its proportions.
Please curtail the amount of sweets the children have before dinner.
Maio continued Roger's policy of excluding the nobles from the administration, and sought also to curtail the liberties of the towns.