Antonyms

1. shortening

noun. ['ˈʃɔrtənɪŋ, ˈʃɔrtnɪŋ'] fat such as butter or lard used in baked goods.

Antonyms

  • expand

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Rhymes with Shortening

  • abandoning
  • abstaining
  • abstaining
  • adjoining
  • adjourning
  • adorning
  • affining
  • airconditioning
  • aligning
  • amounting
  • apportioning
  • ascertaining
  • assigning
  • attaining
  • auctioning
  • auditioning
  • awakening
  • awning
  • banning
  • beginning

Sentences with shortening


1. Noun, singular or mass
Use a clean towel or paper towel to wipe the shortening and ink out of the mouth.

2.
Verb, gerund or present participle
Use cooking spray instead of butter or
shortening** to coat your pans.

2. shortening

noun. ['ˈʃɔrtənɪŋ, ˈʃɔrtnɪŋ'] act of decreasing in length.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • cutting
  • muscle contraction
  • step-down
  • muscular contraction
  • decrease
  • abbreviation
  • diminution
  • cutting off
  • reduction
  • truncation

Antonyms

  • expansion
  • thicken
  • inflate
  • deflate
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