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1. short

adjective. ['ˈʃɔrt'] primarily temporal sense; indicating or being or seeming to be limited in duration.

Synonyms

  • fleeting
  • duration
  • fugitive
  • momentaneous
  • short-term
  • short-dated
  • short-run
  • truncated
  • short-range
  • short and sweet
  • abbreviated
  • momentary
  • length
  • clipped
  • shortened

Antonyms

  • smart
  • outside
  • distant
  • intelligible

Etymology

  • short (Middle English (1100-1500))

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2. short

adjective. ['ˈʃɔrt'] (primarily spatial sense) having little length or lacking in length.

Synonyms

  • sawed-off
  • sawn-off
  • curtal
  • truncate
  • short-snouted
  • snub
  • shortish
  • telescoped
  • short-range
  • truncated
  • stubby
  • abbreviated
  • close
  • length
  • shortened

Antonyms

  • distributed
  • thin
  • thinness
  • narrow

Etymology

  • short (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. short

adjective. ['ˈʃɔrt'] low in stature; not tall.

Synonyms

  • stumpy
  • height
  • thickset
  • squab
  • thick
  • low
  • squabby
  • runty
  • chunky
  • half-length
  • pint-size
  • heavyset
  • compact
  • stature
  • squat
  • sawed-off
  • sawn-off
  • little
  • stocky
  • low-set
  • squatty
  • pint-sized
  • dumpy

Antonyms

  • high
  • unabridged
  • loose
  • decompress

Etymology

  • short (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] move fast by using one's feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time.

Synonyms

  • romp
  • hurry
  • scurry
  • trot
  • speed
  • scamper
  • zip
  • travel rapidly
  • hare
  • rush
  • jog
  • run bases
  • clip
  • skitter
  • streak
  • lope
  • scuttle
  • sprint

Antonyms

  • unextended
  • uncover
  • unprepared
  • exclude

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] flee; take to one's heels; cut and run.

Synonyms

  • scarper
  • skedaddle
  • take to the woods
  • head for the hills
  • run away
  • take flight
  • fly the coop
  • go away
  • hightail it
  • flee
  • bunk
  • escape
  • turn tail
  • scat
  • break away
  • go forth
  • fly
  • lam

Antonyms

  • invest
  • deposit
  • sheathe
  • obviate

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point.

Synonyms

  • pass
  • be
  • go far
  • extend
  • go
  • range
  • lead
  • come
  • ray
  • go deep

Antonyms

  • disadvantage
  • deficit
  • pull out
  • leave

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. run

noun. ['ˈrʌn'] a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely.

Synonyms

  • run batted in
  • score
  • unearned run
  • earned run
  • rbi

Antonyms

  • earned run
  • high tide
  • low tide
  • flood tide

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] direct or control; projects, businesses, etc..

Synonyms

  • direct
  • operate
  • work
  • financier
  • warm up

Antonyms

  • dematerialise
  • survive
  • forbid
  • invalidate

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] have a particular form.

Synonyms

  • be

Antonyms

  • inflate
  • expand

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] perform as expected when applied.

Synonyms

  • serve
  • double
  • operate
  • work
  • go
  • function
  • service
  • roll

Antonyms

  • get on
  • come
  • file in
  • pop in

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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