Shorten

Updated: 26 September 2017

We found 18 answers for the crossword clue Shorten. We last saw this clue in The Irish Independent Simple Crossword on 15 May 2018, where the answer was 'ABBREVIATE'.

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Shorten crossword18 Crossword Answers

3
letters
cut
LOP
4
letters
clip
CROP
PARE
6
letters
reduce
7
letters
curtail
ABRIDGE
8
letters
contract
condense
castrate
9
letters
expurgate
telescope
10
letters
bowdlerize
bowdlerise
ABBREVIATE
11
letters
foreshorten
12
letters
abbreviation

Anagrams for "Shorten"

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Definitions for "Shorten"

Edit by omitting or modifying parts considered indelicate; "bowdlerize a novel"
Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements; "The manuscript must be shortened"
Become short or shorter; "In winter, the days shorten"
Make shorter than originally intended; reduce or retrench in length or duration; "He shortened his trip due to illness"
Make short or shorter; "shorten the skirt"; "shorten the rope by a few inches"

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