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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
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    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. Anuj Somany:

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

  2. Constantin Stanislavski:

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

  3. Le Drian:

    The path to dialogue was there, but the parameters for a negotiation have been reduced and the margins shortened.

  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. James Hartman:

    Before the passage of this initiative, the Department of Taxation had had no background, no experience at all with marijuana administration. We are alone in this very shortened process.

Images & Illustrations of shortened

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