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short·ened

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sawed-off, sawn-off, shortened(adj)

    cut short

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

  2. abbreviated, shortened, truncated(adj)

    cut short in duration

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

  3. telescoped, shortened(adj)

    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, shortened(adj)

    with parts removed

    "the drastically cut film"

How to pronounce shortened?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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    Indian

How to say shortened in sign language?

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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. 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.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    As a person’s mind gets opened, his friendship circle gets shortened in the same proportion.

  3. Phil Davis:

    Considering the major indices are back near their 2015 highs and next week is a shortened holiday week with low volume, people who want to take money off the table will likely take this opportunity to do so.

  4. Buddha:

    Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.

  5. 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.

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