shorten - Meaning in Hindi

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IPA: ʃɔrtənHindi: शॉर्टन

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Definitions and Meaning of shorten in English

shorten verb

  1. edit by omitting or modifying parts considered indelicate.
    Synonyms

    bowdlerise, bowdlerize, castrate, expurgate

    Example
    • "bowdlerize a novel"
  2. reduce in scope while retaining essential elements.
    Synonyms

    abbreviate, abridge, contract, cut, cut, foreshorten, reduce

    Example
    • "The manuscript must be shortened"
  3. become short or shorter.
    Example
    • "In winter, the days shorten"
  4. make shorter than originally intended; reduce or retrench in length or duration.
    Example
    • "He shortened his trip due to illness"
  5. make short or shorter.
    Examples
    • "shorten the rope by a few inches"
    • "shorten the skirt"

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