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Synonyms for short

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not long in time or duration

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accomplished in very little time

marked by or consisting of few words that are carefully chosen

not enough to meet a demand or requirement

without any warning

without adequate preparation

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the location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed

accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference

the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed between second and third base

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create a short circuit in

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primarily temporal sense

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(primarily spatial sense) having little length or lacking in length

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low in stature

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not sufficient to meet a need

(of memory) deficient in retentiveness or range

not holding securities or commodities that one sells in expectation of a fall in prices

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of speech sounds or syllables of relatively short duration

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less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so

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lacking foresight or scope

tending to crumble or break into flakes due to a large amount of shortening

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marked by rude or peremptory shortness

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quickly and without warning

without possessing something at the time it is contractually sold

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at a disadvantage

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in a curt, abrupt and discourteous manner

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CFD trading enables you to go short in a falling market, enabling you to potentially profit every fall in price.
But the Scream 3 actress can afford to go short as she's made millions from spoof horror films.
The equity market could supply equity-holders a decent opportunity to go short, according to CNXT's newest short-term stochastic indicator.
It includes specific instructions on what to look for in each market, when to buy or go short, where to place stops, initial objectives, and more.
On another note, the time to go short is drawing near.
We will look to go short at market, initially looking for a decline to the previous swing bottom near 1.
But there's one good thing about the flames of eternal damnation: you'd never go short of a light.
Now the less-blessed males turn the gift into female impersonation so they don't go short.
It is disgraceful to waste public funds supporting the vices of crooks while hospitals and schools go short.
It is the first time 60-year-old Barbara has dared to go short.
This is effectively unchanged from yesterday, and the net-long trading crowd bias gives us contrarian signal to go short the pair.
YOU can bet on virtually anything happening in this afternoon's FA Cup final between Everton and Chelsea, but it might pay to go short on goals.
Kevin's a great player to play with and I link up well with him - if he goes short, I go long and if I go short, he goes long.
Remove the affected leaves, feed the rhododendron two or three times during the growing season with a general fertiliser formulated for lime-hating (ericaceous) plants, and ensure it does not go short of water in any dry spells.
And neither did they go short of drink, with a near limitless supply of beer available for all.