Definitions for shortcut
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shortcut, cutoff, crosscutnoun
a route shorter than the usual one
A path between two points that is faster than the commonly used paths.
A method to accomplish something that omits one or more steps.
A symlink (symbolic file link); especially, one that appears as an icon.
There are shortcuts to some of my favourite applications on my desktop.
A keyboard shortcut - a combination of keystrokes that provides easier access to a command or operation
A shortcut is a quicker or more direct route or method than the one usually taken, allowing one to bypass complexities and reach a goal more efficiently. They can be found in various fields including traveling, computing, and learning. In computing, for example, a shortcut is a file or icon enabling a user to access a particular program or data.
Shortcut is a Swedish-language magazine and meeting place centred on work and lifestyle. It is aimed at: ⁕People with higher education ⁕Entrepreneurs ⁕Free agents ⁕Self-taught people As at August 8, 2004 it has 40,374 members.
The numerical value of shortcut in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of shortcut in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
We were surprised that they were able to get their sedan to where they'd driven, they were trying to take a shortcut to Palm Springs and got on a dirt road that eventually turned into a trail and then just ended.
What people are looking for is clear rules of the road of what needs to be done for (fully autonomous) vehicles to be on the road, nobody wants to take a shortcut on this.
In marketing literature, they talk about a halo effect around celebrities, whereby people have a very positive view of celebrities, and when celebrities endorse a product or recommend a particular health practice, it transfers their golden glow from the celebrity to the products or practice, in economics literature, there's recognition of something called signaling, which is whereby in a marketplace filled with competing ideas, people are constantly looking for a shortcut in order to identify which products or practices they should be following, and so a celebrity endorsing a product provides a cognitive shortcut to an otherwise very complicated decision.
It is only the inferior thinker who hastens to explain the singular and the complex by the primitive shortcut of supernaturalism.
Social status is a useful shortcut for women to judge the value of a man.
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- accés directe, drecera, enllàç simbòlicCatalan, Valencian
- llwybr tarwWelsh
- Shortcut, Verknüpfung, AbkürzungGerman
- παράκαμψη, παραδρόμι, συντόμευσηGreek
- nipp, otsetee, nimeviitEstonian
- oikoreitti, oikotie, oikaisu, pikakuvake, oikopolkuFinnish
- lien symbolique, raccourciFrench
- aithghearrScottish Gaelic
- դյուրանցում, կարճատArmenian
- scorciatoia, collegamentoItalian
- 近道, ショートカットJapanese
- ara poka pū, ara poka tataMāori
- scurtătură, scurtare, prescurtareRomanian
- быстрая клавиша, кратчайший путь, ярлыкRussian
- prečac, prečicaSerbo-Croatian
- alias, genvägSwedish
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