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short

short
Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
  • lengte en afstand
  • primarily temporal sense; indicating or being or seeming to be limited in duration
"a short life"
"a short flight"
short
Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
  • van korte duur; kortstondig; van tijd en duur
  • (primarily spatial sense) having little length or lacking in length
"short skirts"
"short hair"
short
Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
  • van lengte (personen)
  • primarily temporal sense; indicating or being or seeming to be limited in duration
"a short life"
"a short flight"
short
Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
  • moeilijk bewegend
  • marked by rude or peremptory shortness
"the salesgirl was very short with him"

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short
Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
  • met weinig nicotine
  • less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so
"regularly gives short weight"

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short
Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
  • nors
  • marked by rude or peremptory shortness
"the salesgirl was very short with him"

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short
Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
    • tending to crumble or break into flakes due to a large amount of shortening
    "shortbread is a short crumbly cookie"
    "a short flaky pie crust"
    short
    Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
      • not holding securities or commodities that one sells in expectation of a fall in prices
      "a short sale"
      "short in cotton"
      short
      Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
        • of speech sounds or syllables of relatively short duration
        "the English vowel sounds in `pat', `pet', `pit', `pot', putt' are short"
        short
        Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
          • low in stature; not tall
          "he was short and stocky"
          "short in stature"

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          short
          Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
            • lacking foresight or scope
            "a short view of the problem"
            "shortsighted policies"

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            short
            Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
              • (of memory) deficient in retentiveness or range
              "a short memory"

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              short
              Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
                • not sufficient to meet a need
                "money is short"
                "on short rations"

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                short
                Zelfstandig naamwoord
                • korte film voor de hoofdfilm
                • the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed between second and third base

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                short
                Zelfstandig naamwoord
                • stroomstoring
                • accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference

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                short
                Zelfstandig naamwoord
                  • the location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed

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                  to short
                  Werkwoord
                  • kortsluiting veroorzaken
                  • create a short circuit in

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                  to short
                  Werkwoord
                    • cheat someone by not returning him enough money

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                    short
                    Bijwoord
                      • at some point or distance before a goal is reached
                      "he fell short of our expectations"
                      short
                      Bijwoord
                        • clean across
                        "the car's axle snapped short"
                        short
                        Bijwoord
                          • so as to interrupt
                          "She took him up short before he could continue"
                          short
                          Bijwoord
                            • without possessing something at the time it is contractually sold
                            "he made his fortune by selling short just before the crash"
                            short
                            Bijwoord
                              • at a disadvantage
                              "I was caught short"

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                              short
                              Bijwoord
                                • in a curt, abrupt and discourteous manner
                                "he talked short with everyone"
                                "he said shortly that he didn't like it"

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                                short
                                Bijwoord
                                  • quickly and without warning

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