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Definitions for shortened
short·ened

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sawed-off, sawn-off, shortenedadjective

    cut short

    "a sawed-off shotgun"; "a sawed-off broomstick"; "the shortened rope was easier to use"

  2. abbreviated, shortened, truncatedadjective

    cut short in duration

    "the abbreviated speech"; "her shortened life was clearly the result of smoking"; "an unsatisfactory truncated conversation"

  3. telescoped, shortenedadjective

    shortened by or as if by means of parts that slide one within another or are crushed one into another

    "a miracle that anyone survived in the telescoped cars"; "years that seemed telescoped like time in a dream"

  4. cut, shortenedadjective

    with parts removed

    "the drastically cut film"

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  1. shortened

    Shortened refers to something that has been made smaller, lesser, or shorter in length, duration, or extent. It often involves reducing or cutting down the original size, scope or time of something to make it more concise, convenient or manageable.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shortened in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shortened in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of shortened in a Sentence

  1. Jeremy Hunt:

    Our current best estimate, which comes with caveats ... is that there may be between 135 and 270 women who had their lives shortened as a result, tragically there are likely to be some people in this group who would have been alive today if the failure had not happened.

  2. Malaysia Airlines on Monday:

    Overall, the new catering agreements provide for a strict service level agreement and key performance indicators to be adhered to, considerably improved pricing, non-exclusivity and a shortened tenure, compared with the previous catering agreement.

  3. Nate Watson:

    When we do go to Saving Time, sleep is disrupted ; Saving Time's shortened and Saving Time's less efficient, the incidence of myocardial infarctions increases by up to 29 %, the ischemic stroke increases by 8 % following DST time-related changes, and then mental health is also impaired.

  4. Constantin Stanislavski:

    Talent is nothing but a prolonged period of attention and a shortened period of mental assimilation.

  5. Gavin Parry:

    We're post 'Japan Inc' earnings now and the focus is back on China where local brokers are talking about market reforms, many of which will have a direct market impact,, there's also a continued focus on the U.S. Federal Reserve, with a lot of sell-side banter about quantifying what level of rate increases brokers are expecting. The shortened trading week should mean low volume with a very domestica focus, but the long-term outlook is still good for the Nikkei as long as the yen continues to weaken against the dollar.

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