Definisi 'abbreviate'
English to English
adjective
1 Abbreviated; abridged; shortened.
source: webster1913
noun
2 An abridgment.
source: webster1913
verb
3 reduce in scope while retaining essential elements
Example:
• The manuscript must be shortened
source: wordnet30
4 shorten
Example:
• Abbreviate `New York' and write `NY'
source: wordnet30
5 To make briefer; to shorten; to abridge; to reduce by contraction or omission, especially of words written or spoken.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
dilate, elaborate, enlarge, expand, expatiate, contraction, abridgement, abridgment, capsule, condensation, abbreviation, reduce, decrease, lessen, minify, bowdlerise, bowdlerize, castrate, expurgate, shorten, cut, edit, edit out,

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