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rightsize

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishrightsizeright‧size /ˈraɪtsaɪz/ verb [intransitive, transitive] 🔊 🔊 if a company or organization rightsizes, or if it rightsizes its operations, it reduces the number of people it employs in order to reduce costs – used especially by companies to make the reduction in the number of workers sound good and sensibledownsize 🔊 They have been given one year to rightsize their workforce.rightsizing noun [uncountable] 🔊 Many workers lost their jobs as a result of rightsizing.→ See Verb table
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rightsizeThe survivors of reengineering, downsizing, rightsizing, and so on are asking themselves soul-searching questions about life after the lay-offs.The object-oriented software is targeted at companies that are rightsizing into client/server and distributed computing environments and re-engineering their processes.
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Verb table
rightsize
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyrightsize
he, she, itrightsizes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyrightsized
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave rightsized
he, she, ithas rightsized
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad rightsized
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill rightsize
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have rightsized
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam rightsizing
he, she, itis rightsizing
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you, we, theyare rightsizing
Past
I, he, she, itwas rightsizing
you, we, theywere rightsizing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been rightsizing
he, she, ithas been rightsizing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been rightsizing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be rightsizing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been rightsizing
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