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Synonyms for abridge

to make short or shorter the duration or extent of

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abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press." The drafters intended to leave the citizenry free to engage in political speech, in particular, and to protect the free flow of information necessary to a free people.
"Fundamentally," says Pope, the FEC proposal "effectively amended the First Amendment to say 'Congress shall make no law abridging freedom of speech, except with regard to political candidates in a campaign year.' ...
Sharp abridging, a superlative narration and the story make this a marvelously rich and fanciful fantasy.