abridge


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to make short or shorter the duration or extent of

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The First Amendment forbids Congress to abridge the "right of the people" peaceably to assemble; the Fourth Amendment forbids violation of the "right of the people" to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects against unreasonable searches and seizures.
Mr Grace said, 'Both Tom Stoppard and Arnold Wesker saw a production that we did and they were so taken by what they saw that they quickly offered to abridge some Shakespeare plays as a gift.
Maybe when they no longer receive Sierra magazine in their mailboxes, journalists will understand how campaign finance reform abridges free speech.