Definitions for shortened

Definitions for (adj) shortened

Main entry: shortened, cut

Definition: with parts removed

Usage: the drastically cut film

Main entry: shortened, sawed-off, sawn-off

Definition: cut short

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

Main entry: telescoped, shortened

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

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

Main entry: shortened, abbreviated, truncated

Definition: cut short in duration

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

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