Scrabble word: SHORT
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Definitions of SHORT in dictionaries:
- noun - the location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed
- noun - accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference
- noun - the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed between second and third base
- verb - cheat someone by not returning him enough money
- verb - create a short circuit in
- adj - primarily temporal sense
- adj - (primarily spatial sense) having little length or lacking in length
- adj - low in stature
- adj - not sufficient to meet a need
- adj - (of memory) deficient in retentiveness or range
- adj - not holding securities or commodities that one sells in expectation of a fall in prices
- adj - of speech sounds or syllables of relatively short duration
- adj - less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so
- adj - lacking foresight or scope
- adj - tending to crumble or break into flakes due to a large amount of shortening
- adj - marked by rude or peremptory shortness
- adv - quickly and without warning
- adv - without possessing something at the time it is contractually sold
- adv - clean across
- adv - at some point or distance before a goal is reached
- adv - so as to interrupt
- adv - at a disadvantage
- adv - in a curt, abrupt and discourteous manner
- Having little length; not long.
- Having little height; not tall.
- Extending not far or not far enough: a short toss.
- Lasting a brief time: a short holiday.
- Appearing to pass quickly: finished the job in a few short months.
- Not lengthy; succinct: short and to the point.
- Rudely brief; abrupt.
- Easily provoked; irascible.
- Inadequate; insufficient: oil in short supply; were short on experience.
- Lacking in length or amount: a board that is short two inches.
- Lacking in breadth or scope: a short view of the problem.
- Deficient in retentiveness: a short memory.
- Not owning the stocks or commodities one is selling in anticipation of a fall in prices.
- Of or relating to a short sale.
- Containing a large amount of shortening; flaky: a short pie crust.
- Not ductile; brittle: short iron.
- Of, relating to, or being a speech sound of relatively brief duration, as the first vowel sound in the Latin word m4lus, “evil,” as compared with the same or a similar sound of relatively long duration, as the first vowel sound in the Latin word m7lus, “apple tree.
- Of, relating to, or being a pronunciation of vowel sounds, as the pronunciation (4) in pat, (H) in pet, (V) in pit, (m) in pot, () in putt, and (t) in put.
- Historically descended from a vowel of brief duration.
- Unstressed; unaccented.
- Being of relatively brief duration.
- Abruptly; quickly: stop short.
- In a rude or curt manner.
- At a point before a given limit or goal: a missile that landed short of the target.
- At a disadvantage: We were caught short by the sudden storm.
- Without owning what one is selling: selling a commodity short.
- A briefly articulated speech sound or syllable.
- A brief film; a short subject.
- A size of clothing less long than the average for that size.
- A short sale.
- One that sells short.
- A short circuit.
- A malfunction caused by a short circuit.
- A shortstop.
- To cause a short circuit in.
- To give (one) less than one is entitled to; shortchange.
- To sell (a stock that one does not own) in anticipation of making a profit when its price falls; make a short sale.
- To short-circuit.
- Having an inadequate supply of: We’re short of cash.
- Less than: Nothing short of her best effort was required to make the team.
- Other than; without resorting to: Short of yelling at him, I had no other way to catch his attention.
- Not quite willing to undertake or do; just this side of: She stopped short of throwing out the old photo.
- adj - having little length
- verb - to cause a type of electrical malfunction in
There are 5 letters in SHORT: H O R S T
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