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1. shortened

adjective. ['ˈʃɔrtənd'] cut short.

Synonyms

  • sawed-off
  • short

Antonyms

  • outfield
  • sufficient
  • courteous

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Words that Rhyme with Shortened

  • abandoned
  • aforementioned
  • airconditioned
  • apportioned
  • auctioned
  • auditioned
  • awakened
  • bargained
  • beckoned
  • blackened
  • bludgeoned
  • brightened
  • broadened
  • burdened
  • burgeoned
  • buttoned
  • captioned
  • cautioned
  • cautioned
  • championed

Example sentences of the word shortened


1. Verb, past participle
As the metal surface oxidizes the metal becomes weaker and the life expectancy of the building is shortened.

2. Verb, past tense
Once children became ambulatory, the gowns shortened.

3. Adjective
In addition, the leaves are smaller with shortened petioles.

Quotes containing the word shortened


1. 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.
- Buddha

2. 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.
- Buddha

2. shortened

adjective. ['ˈʃɔrtənd'] with parts removed.

Synonyms

  • abridged

Antonyms

  • tall
  • high

3. shortened

adjective. ['ˈʃɔrtənd'] cut short in duration.

Synonyms

  • abbreviated
  • short

Antonyms

  • mindful
  • unbreakable
  • thicken

4. shortened

adjective. ['ˈʃɔrtənd'] shortened by or as if by means of parts that slide one within another or are crushed one into another.

Synonyms

  • short

Antonyms

  • provident
  • retentive
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