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Meanings and phrases

short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. primarily temporal sense; indicating or being or seeming to be limited in duration
  2. (primarily spatial sense) having little length or lacking in length
  3. low in stature; not tall; little
  4. not sufficient to meet a need; inadequate; poor
  5. marked by rude or peremptory shortness; brusque; brusk; curt
  6. less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so; light; scant
  7. not holding securities or commodities that one sells in expectation of a fall in prices
  8. of speech sounds or syllables of relatively short duration
  9. lacking foresight or scope; shortsighted; unforesightful; myopic
  10. tending to crumble or break into flakes due to a large amount of shortening
  11. (of memory) deficient in retentiveness or range; unretentive; forgetful

short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. quickly and without warning; abruptly; suddenly; dead
  2. in a curt, abrupt and discourteous manner; curtly; shortly
  3. without possessing something at the time it is contractually sold
  4. clean across
  5. at some point or distance before a goal is reached
  6. so as to interrupt
  7. at a disadvantage; unawares

short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed
  2. accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference; short circuit
  3. the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed between second and third base; shortstop

short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. cheat someone by not returning him enough money; short-change
  2. create a short circuit in; short-circuit

Pepin the Short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. king of the Franks and father of Charlemagne who defended papal interests and founded the Carolingian dynasty in 751 (714-768); Pepin; Pepin III

Short 's aster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. perennial of southeastern United States having usually blue flowers; Aster shortii

break short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. interrupt before its natural or planned end; cut short; break off

chuck short ribs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. between the chuck and the brisket

come short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fail to meet (expectations or standards); fall short

cut short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. interrupt before its natural or planned end; break short; break off
  2. cause to end earlier than intended
  3. terminate or abbreviate before its intended or proper end or its full extent; clip; curtail
  4. make shorter as if by cutting off; truncate
E.g.
  • The loan spell was cut short on 16 April due to injury.
  • The latter saw his career cut short as he died in 2011.
  • Plagued by weight gain, Bejshak's career was cut short.

fall short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fail to meet (expectations or standards); come short
E.g.
  • It is likely that such screenplays fall short in originality.
  • However, the Andalusians would fall short and fail to obtain promotion.
  • I didn't want to fall short, and it has come up great, better than I thought."

fall short of

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fail to satisfy, as of expectations, for example

for short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. as an abbreviation

in short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. in a concise manner; in a few words; concisely; briefly; shortly; in brief

in short order

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. without delay

pull up short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. stop abruptly

run short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. to be spent or finished; run low; go

sell short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. sell securities or commodities or foreign currency that is not actually owned by the seller, who hopes to cover (buy back) the sold items at a lower price and thus to earn a profit
  2. underestimate the real value or ability of

short account

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a brokerage account of someone who sells short (sells securities he does not own)
  2. the aggregate of short sales on an open market

short and sweet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. dealt with very quickly; to the point

short aria

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a short aria; arietta

short bone

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bone that is of approximately equal dimension in all directions; os breve

short circuit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference; short
E.g.
  • The transformer therefore has a larger short circuit inductance value.
  • A judicial inquiry headed by Justice Zahid Qurban Alvi reported that a short circuit caused the fire.
  • The spacer separates the foil strips to avoid direct metallic contact which would produce a short circuit.

short covering

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the purchase of securities or commodities by a short seller to close out a short sale

short division

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the operation of division in which the sequence of steps is performed without writing them out

short gastric artery

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. several small arteries branching off of the splenic artery and going to the greater curvature of the stomach; arteria gastrica breves; vasa brevis
n.
  1. a United States unit of weight equivalent to 100 pounds; hundredweight; cwt; centner; cental; quintal

short iron

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an iron with a short shaft and pitched face; for hitting short high shots

short letter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a short personal letter; note; line; billet

short line

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a transportation system that operates over relatively short distances
E.g.
  • The short line permanently ceased operations in October 1947.
  • or "The ball has passed the short line after touching the back wall."
  • It was the northern terminus of the short line and was north of station.

short list

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a list of applicants winnowed from a longer list who have been deemed suitable and from which the successful person will be chosen; shortlist
E.g.
  • The short list can be found by entering a ?
  • It later made the short list of nominees for the 1992 Mercury Prize.
  • We didn't really officially cast it, but for a short nasty little guy, it's a short list.

short order

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an order for food that can be prepared quickly
E.g.
  • "Illinois" promptly collided with and sank all four vessels in short order.
  • In short order, Arnold Zeck horns in, the wife is murdered, and Wolfe disappears.
  • Despite his cocky boasting prior to their fight, Bucky destroys him in short order, ensuring Ro-Dent's freedom.

short pants

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. trousers that end at or above the knee; shorts; trunks

short ribs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. cut of beef containing rib ends near the sternum

short sale

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. sale of securities or commodity futures not owned by the seller (who hopes to buy them back later at a lower price); short selling

short saphenous vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein running from the foot up the back of the leg to the knee

short selling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. sale of securities or commodity futures not owned by the seller (who hopes to buy them back later at a lower price); short sale

short shrift

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a brief and unsympathetic rejection; summary treatment

short sleep

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. sleeping for a short period of time (usually not in bed); nap; catnap; cat sleep; forty winks; snooze

short sleeve

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a sleeve extending from the shoulder to the elbow

short story

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a prose narrative shorter than a novel
E.g.
  • It was the first film version of the short story.
  • An included short story book expands the backstory.
  • "John Saul is one of our best short story writers."

short subject

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a brief film; often shown prior to showing the feature
E.g.
  • is the 30th animated cartoon short subject in the "Woody Woodpecker" series.
  • is the 17th animated cartoon short subject in the "Woody Woodpecker" series.
  • Lewis and his orchestra also appeared in a short subject called "Is Everybody Happy?"

short temper

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a feeling of resentful anger; irascibility; spleen; quick temper

short ton

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a United States unit of weight equivalent to 2000 pounds; ton; net ton

short wave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a radio wave with a wavelength less than 100 meters (a frequency greater than 3 megahertz)

short whist

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a card game for four players who form two partnerships; a pack of 52 cards is dealt and each side scores one point for each trick it takes in excess of six; whist; long whist

short stories

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The 1985 episodes are based on six short stories.
  • Laidlaw has also written dozens of short stories.
  • He wrote about a hundred short stories in his life.

short time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He lived for a short time in Wilmington, Delaware.
  • That left him unable to compete for a short time.
  • He had two horses at the stable, only a short time.

short film

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This short film bears the credit "Inspired by J.G.
  • Sivaram started off as a short film maker in 2006.
  • In 1997, Hadley was Marie in the short film "Cusp".

short distance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The mills were a short distance from Blake's home.
  • Tulang is located a short distance north of Pacijan.
  • Dhahran is a short distance west of downtown Khobar.

short period

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is a relatively short period of the cell cycle.
  • After a short period, he moved to AFC '34 in 1986.
  • He taught for a short period, and was ordained in 1883.

short films

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He has made six documentary films and short films.
  • The following is a list of short films by Sawadogo.
  • Her first short films were made while at Concordia.

very short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Navalram Pandya's review was very short and terse.
  • "Trauermusik" consists of four very short movements.
  • The game is very short, and contains many animations.

short term

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • SSRIs appear useful for OCD, at least in the short term.
  • They offered to pay half of the amount on short term basic.
  • Vanessa Lucas was a short term member of Tall Tales and True.

short lived

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Winters are relatively short lived, mild, and wet.
  • Glading's career back at Woolwich was short lived.
  • The group was short lived due to several reasons.

relatively short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Winters are relatively short lived, mild, and wet.
  • It is a relatively short period of the cell cycle.
  • After a relatively short life a new bridge was needed.

short program

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the short program, Orser placed first and Boitano second.
  • He went on to finish third in the short program and fourth overall.
  • Ten teams may compete, with five eliminated after the short program.

collection of short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • is a 1969 collection of short stories by Ray Bradbury.
  • In 1928 she published the collection of short stories "Khan".
  • "Sath Sangar" and "Sonzal" are his collection of short stories.

fell short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2008, the team made it to the finals but fell short.
  • However, the Patriots fell short of the division title.
  • The voice work of the announcer fell short to Bloodworth.

animated short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He also directed several animated short films.
  • is a Looney Tunes cartoon animated short starring Porky Pig.
  • Jones directed the classic animated short "The Bear That Wasn't".
E.g.
  • He published his first short story collection in 1981.
  • 3-Ashbah El Hawas (Ghosts of Senses) a short story collection.
  • Lim published her first short story collection called "" in 1978.

short notice

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A replacement could not be found on short notice.
  • In 1748, Diderot needed to raise money on short notice.
  • Leigh Remedios has stepped in on short notice to face Uno.

too short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Low's one complaint was that the game was too short.
  • Life is too short to hold grudges and I wish him well."
  • At she always believed she was too short to be a model.

only a short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He had two horses at the stable, only a short time.
  • After Corbridge, Ragnall enjoyed only a short respite.
  • Both lines closed after only a short time, in July 1864.

short time later

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mrs. Stromquist died there a short time later.
  • A short time later the prefecture was renamed Fukatsu.
  • Rogers met Charles Pratt a short time later.

short story writer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They are short story writer, playwright and theatre critic.
  • That is why he is such a successful novelist and short story writer."
  • K R Ajayan, the journalist and short story writer is from this village.

short fiction

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She also wrote short fiction and travel essays.
  • Morrow's short fiction is gathered in two collections:
  • It included poetry, artworks, short fiction and reviews.

short stint

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He also had a short stint with CS Sfaxien in Tunisia.
  • He had a short stint with another band, Salvation Air Force.
  • Most recently, Labine had a short stint at CBS' "Guiding Light".

short documentary

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A short documentary film was produced for the event.
  • Ryan made his first short documentary, "Volta" in 2009.
  • is a 1980 American short documentary film directed by George Casey.

just short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He placed 13th, just short of making the final.
  • However, the flow stopped just short of entering Pahoa.
  • Zook died in April 1949, just short of his 60th birthday.

first short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Her first short films were made while at Concordia.
  • He was played in the first short by Kent Rogers.
  • He published his first short story collection in 1981.

short spell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Then he had a short spell with Cienciano in 2009.
  • He also had a short spell with Hong Kong club Seiko.
  • He also had a short spell at Al-Ahli of Qatar.

short legs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They have short legs, but can move quite quickly.
  • They have long wings, short legs and very short bills.
  • They have long wings, short legs, and very short bills.

several short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He also wrote several short stories based on J.G.
  • Each consist of several short, numbered passages.
  • Once the war ended, Lowie made several short trips to Germany.

short periods

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most, however, were imported for short periods of time.
  • L'Wren Scott was married twice, for short periods of time.
  • Most visit the island for short periods and work from hotels.

short track

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The event is traditionally one of New England's major short track races.
  • Davis wanted to be able to concentrate on both long track and short track.
  • Once there, he trained with 1998 short track gold medalist Derrick Campbell.

series of short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Greene constructed his first aircraft in 1907, in which he made a series of short hops.
  • There are also a series of short video recordings of the machine in operation on YouTube.
  • He moved into the film industry making a series of short comic features with Al St. John.

short form

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Bouwe" is a short form of the given name Boudewijn.
  • Everyone receives the short form questions.
  • In short form, it is known as "the Ike" or the Eisenhower.

short section

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A short section about truthfulness is given in f.28r–28v.
  • The short section to Bala Junction closed on 18 January 1965.
  • Then, a short section of the line is elevated through Victoria Park Station.

short illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He died on 7 September 2006 after a short illness.
  • Knowles died on 19 May 1844, after a short illness.
  • Hackett died in April 1870 after a short illness.

short run

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This group's short run was terminated in October 1976.
  • The series was not renewed after the initial short run.
  • In the short run, the move was economically beneficial.

short supply

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Medicine, food and water were in short supply.
  • But conditions were basic and food was in short supply.
  • Doctors were abundant, but medicine was in short supply.

within a short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The film was shot within a short span of 65 days.
  • Some of these were solved within a short time.
  • The Tablas de Daimiel National Park is within a short distance.

fiction short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • McConnell also published several science fiction short stories in the mid-1950s.
  • C-Chute "C-Chute" is a science fiction short story by American writer Isaac Asimov.
  • Martin began selling science fiction short stories professionally in 1970, at age 21.
E.g.
  • McConnell also published several science fiction short stories in the mid-1950s.
  • C-Chute "C-Chute" is a science fiction short story by American writer Isaac Asimov.
  • Martin began selling science fiction short stories professionally in 1970, at age 21.

short range

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Each short range DF platoon contained five sections, each of two DF cars.
  • Artificial illumination is effective to improve illumination at short range.
  • Agni missiles consist of one (short range) or two stages (intermediate range).

short when

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Their playoff run fell short when they lost at home in the second round 86–96.
  • His career was cut short when a car accident in 1961 left him unable to perform.
  • His rugby career was cut short when he broke his leg in a match against Oxford University.

short course

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are two forms of short course off-road racing.
  • In long course In short course
  • He currently holds the world record in the 50-meter backstroke (short course).

short length

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His record belies the short length of his tenure.
  • Leggings also come in capri length and bike short length.
  • The first short length film (2017.

short distances

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Still, it is stronger than gravity over short distances.
  • "L. cervi" is a poor flier and can only fly for short distances.
  • The climate is known to change drastically in rather short distances.

short life

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Compared to females the males have a very short life.
  • After a relatively short life a new bridge was needed.
  • This turbo alternator had a short life and was replaced.

short walk

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The village war memorial is a short walk up the hill.
  • After a short walk, the ceiling reaches a height of .
  • It is a short walk from the North Williamstown railway station.

short time before

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Actual events start a short time before 7:30 pm.
  • The ptitim grains may be fried for a short time before adding water.
  • They remained in the country only a short time before returning to India.

animated short film

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • 42 is a 2014 Hungarian animated short film directed by Réka Bucsi.
  • It received an Academy Award in the animated short film category in 1990.

short film directed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • 42 is a 2014 Hungarian animated short film directed by Réka Bucsi.
  • The Duel (1910 film) The Duel () is a 1910 Russian short film directed by Maurice Maître.
  • Viy (1909 film) Viy () is a 1909 Russian short film directed and written by Vasili Goncharov.

cut short when

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His career was cut short when a car accident in 1961 left him unable to perform.
  • His rugby career was cut short when he broke his leg in a match against Oxford University.
  • The two fall in love, but their happiness is cut short when Koma attacks Zottel and kills him.

novels and short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His novels and short stories are still widely read today.
  • He has written more than twenty novels and short stories.
  • Jan Burke Jan Burke is an author of novels and short stories.

number of short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hollman composed a number of short works for his instrument.
  • He wrote a number of short stories, non-fiction and a novella.
  • The trio recorded a few songs and put forth a number of short demos.

up short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is here, Hazlitt finds, where Irving comes up short.
  • Sims came up short and was defeated by Bobby Lashley by TKO.
  • In the All-Star Race, Harvick came up short to Jamie McMurray.

short stay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After a short stay he left for Kilkis in March 1877.
  • Her detention included a short stay in a concentration camp.
  • During his short stay, Nelson received a strike for calling Big Brother a Jew.

short track speed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bartosz Konopko Bartosz Konopko (born 6 June 1988) is a Polish short track speed skater.
  • Van Doorn was the first Dutch short track speed skater with a victory on a World Cup distance.
  • Jong Kwang-bom Jong Kwang-bom (born 29 July 2001) is a North Korean short track speed skater.

short duration

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They often take the form of intense thunderstorms of short duration.
  • DMT has a rapid onset, intense effects and a relatively short duration of action.
  • Despite its short duration, this was one of the earliest Hungarian missionary dioceses.

very short time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The video went viral in a very short time.
  • Entire dormitory suburbs were built within a very short time.
  • The water is absorbed in a very short time, usually a few hours.

short comedy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The short comedy was released on VHS in 1989.
  • This was followed by the award-winning short comedy film "Flying Saucer Rock'n'Roll".
  • A short comedy film, it was directed by Antonio Serra and released on November 2, 1909.

long and short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are five nasal vowels, also long and short: .
  • Ndrumbea has seven oral vowels, long and short.
  • Candy Buttons come in two strip sizes: long and short.

short career

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In her short career she made two albums and four singles.
  • His brother Dale Ellcock had a short career with Barbados.
  • "U-271" sank no ships in her short career.

short tour

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The band played a short tour of Ireland.
  • In January 2020 the band went back to Japan for a short tour.
  • During the tour, Kubota also began a short tour known "Hall Tour 2010.

few short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The edges of the labellum have a few short, blunt teeth.
  • A few short words in Afrikaans take initial apostrophes.

falling short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The definition was vague and included intimate acts falling short of penetrative sex between two men.
  • During his time with the Aces, Peek's career blossomed despite the team falling short of winning a championship.
  • Its head, Nabeel Rajab, criticized the military trial sentence as unfair and falling short of international standards.

short history

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Langenwinkel" is a village with a fairly short history.
  • She wrote a short history of the organization, published posthumously in 1943.
  • A total of 14 teams have competed at some stage in the league's short history.

short stature

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A man of short stature, La Guardia's height is sometimes given as .
  • His short stature () stemmed from congenital kidney disease and its treatment.
  • However, due to her short stature, there is not much room for further development.

short wings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They have short wings and thin down-turned bills.
  • Flight is fast and direct on their short wings.

short and long

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These courses are of short and long duration.
  • Companies will occasionally use two types of application blanks, short and long.
  • Koasati has three vowels, all of which occur as short and long and can be nasalized.

stopped short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Radel stopped short of resigning.
  • The resolution, however, stopped short of calling the famine an act of genocide.
  • However, not all reviews have been this positive, though have stopped short of being explicitly negative.

short break

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The term "short break" is used in some countries to describe respite care.
  • At the same time, Nelson had moved to Austin, Texas, to take a short break.
  • After a short break Kemp returned to football with Middlesbrough FC, Source:

short distance away

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A short distance away, another temple called Kashitirtha is located.
  • It is located a short distance away from the famous Hoysaleswara Temple.
  • This meant permanently closing Merkland Street and opening a new station a short distance away.

wrote a short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1897, he wrote a short life of Donne in the "Leaders of Religion" series.
  • She wrote a short history of the organization, published posthumously in 1943.
  • She also wrote a short book on a film directed by Alberto Cavalcanti, "Went the Day Well?"
E.g.
  • A short documentary film was produced for the event.
  • is a 1980 American short documentary film directed by George Casey.
  • is a 1983 American short documentary film directed by Eric Thiermann.
E.g.
  • Tóibín has written two short story collections.
  • She has written around 40 novels and six short story collections.
  • He wrote five novels, four novellas, five short story collections, and one play.

fiction short story

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • C-Chute "C-Chute" is a science fiction short story by American writer Isaac Asimov.
  • Cease Fire (short story) "Cease Fire" is a science fiction short story by Frank Herbert.
  • The Pi Man "The Pi Man" is a science fiction short story by American writer Alfred Bester.

many short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It has many short red bristles around its edge.
  • McCutcheon has also written many short stories and poems.
  • They recorded several albums and broadcast many short radio sketches.

short way

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It crosses the river a short way above Caversham Lock.
  • A short way down the canyon, the creek passes back under Goshen Canoyn Road.
  • The expedition then proceeded on to Logstown, a large Indian settlement a short way down the Ohio River.

made a short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They also made a short 12 date tour of Holland.
  • He made a short study (in the style of A.H.R.
  • In 2011, he made a short movie - Intereses Mundanos Bar Mut.

falls short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Eventually, it falls short of expectations!"
  • He falls short and breaks his arm.
  • This figure falls short of the councils 400 tonnes per annum target.

nothing short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The following year was nothing short of a sensation.
  • The result is nothing short of brilliant.
  • The author also praised the song for being "nothing short of fantastic".

short video

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He later created an irreverent short video about the show.
  • A definição da arte (1996) This is a short video made by Vera.
  • August 2016, the band released a short video titled "Who is ZFM?"

short vowels

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Additionally, short vowels can also be voiceless.
  • Long and short vowels (but not schwa) contrast.
  • Unstressed short vowels, especially , are deleted in many contexts.

short tails

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bears are generally bulky and robust animals with short tails.
  • Nuthatches have big heads, short tails and powerful bills and feet.
  • Nuthatches have big heads, short tails, and powerful bills and feet.

collections of short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Lomelí has published two collections of short stories.
  • In total, he published 14 novels and collections of short fiction.
  • She has published three collections of short stories and one novel.

short stretch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After a short stretch, it enters Norwalk on Milan Avenue.
  • A short stretch of it is now part of the A4095 road through the village.
  • The only section not running along the river is a short stretch at Queenhithe.

best short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "John Saul is one of our best short story writers."
  • In 2002 it won the BAFTA for best short film.
  • It is considered by some people to be one of his best short stories.

short amount

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Erica was Little Eric's nanny for a short amount of time.
  • The Germans made major advances in a short amount of time.
  • It is unreleasable on VCD or DVD for a short amount of time.

short head

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In a "desperate finish" the royal filly prevailed by a short head after a photo-finish.
  • The crocodile shark has a spindle-shaped body with a short head and a bulbous, pointed snout.
  • This species has a short head with a downward inflection, a swollen snout and an inferior mouth.

short novel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Alarcón wrote another popular short novel, "" ('Captain Poison', 1881).
  • "The Great Romance" is a short novel, originally published in two parts.
  • The 6:41 to Paris The 6:41 to Paris is a short novel by Jean-Philippe Blondel.

first short story

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He published his first short story collection in 1981.
  • His first short story was published in "Zoetrope" in 2006.
  • Lim published her first short story collection called "" in 1978.

another short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After another short stint at Admira, Ogris played at several lower league sides.
  • Many halters have another short strap connecting the noseband and the throatlatch.
  • After another short run and short pass, Maryland settle for a 24-yard field goal by Novak.

short comedy film

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This was followed by the award-winning short comedy film "Flying Saucer Rock'n'Roll".
  • A short comedy film, it was directed by Antonio Serra and released on November 2, 1909.
  • In 2000, the band appeared in and wrote the soundtrack for the short comedy film "Sweet".

silent short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Thieving Hand The Thieving Hand is a 1908 American silent short film.
  • His first silent short film was "A Dollar Bill" for a workshop in Houston.
  • The Purple Dress The Purple Dress is a 1918 two reel silent short film, directed by Martin Justice.
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