Definisi 'short'
English to English
adjective
1 primarily temporal sense; indicating or being or seeming to be limited in duration
Example:
• a short life
• a short flight
• a short holiday
• a short story
• only a few short months
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2 (primarily spatial sense) having little length or lacking in length
Example:
• short skirts
• short hair
• the board was a foot short
• a short toss
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3 low in stature; not tall
Example:
• he was short and stocky
• short in stature
• a short smokestack
• a little man
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4 (of memory) deficient in retentiveness or range
Example:
• a short memory
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5 not holding securities or commodities that one sells in expectation of a fall in prices
Example:
• a short sale
• short in cotton
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6 of speech sounds or syllables of relatively short duration
Example:
• the English vowel sounds in `pat', `pet', `pit', `pot', putt' are short
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7 Not long; having brief length or linear extension; as, a short distance; a short piece of timber; a short flight.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
8 not sufficient to meet a need
Example:
• an inadequate income
• a poor salary
• money is short
• on short rations
• food is in short supply
• short on experience
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9 less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so
Example:
• a light pound
• a scant cup of sugar
• regularly gives short weight
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10 lacking foresight or scope
Example:
• a short view of the problem
• shortsighted policies
• shortsighted critics derided the plan
• myopic thinking
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11 tending to crumble or break into flakes due to a large amount of shortening
Example:
• shortbread is a short crumbly cookie
• a short flaky pie crust
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12 marked by rude or peremptory shortness
Example:
• try to cultivate a less brusque manner
• a curt reply
• the salesgirl was very short with him
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adverb
13 quickly and without warning
Example:
• he stopped suddenly
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14 without possessing something at the time it is contractually sold
Example:
• he made his fortune by selling short just before the crash
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15 clean across
Example:
• the car's axle snapped short
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16 at some point or distance before a goal is reached
Example:
• he fell short of our expectations
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17 so as to interrupt
Example:
• She took him up short before he could continue
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18 at a disadvantage
Example:
• I was caught short
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19 in a curt, abrupt and discourteous manner
Example:
• he told me curtly to get on with it
• he talked short with everyone
• he said shortly that he didn't like it
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20 In a short manner; briefly; limitedly; abruptly; quickly; as, to stop short in one's course; to turn short.
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noun
21 the location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed
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22 accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference
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23 the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed between second and third base
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24 A summary account.
source: webster1913
verb
25 cheat someone by not returning him enough money
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26 create a short circuit in
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27 To shorten.
source: webster1913
28 To fail; to decrease.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
forgetfulness, shortness, inadequacy, inadequateness, exiguity, long, improvidence, shortsightedness, recollective, retentive, tenacious, short-circuit, short circuit, abruptness, brusqueness, curtness, tall, truncation, forgetful, mindless, unmindful, low, length, duration, height, stature, phonetics, finance, position, parcel, parcel of land, piece of ground, piece of land, contact,

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