Scrabble word: SHORT


In which Scrabble dictionary does SHORT exist?

Scrabble (US/Canada)
(8 pts)
Official Scrabble (OSPD4)
(8 pts)
Official Scrabble (OSPD5)
(8 pts)
(8 pts)
(5 pts)
Scrabble (UK)
(8 pts)
Lexulous (US)
(10 pts)

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.
    • Slang.
    • 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


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There are 5 letters in SHORT: H O R S T

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