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Synonyms for cut short

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cut short, break short, break off(verb)

    interrupt before its natural or planned end

    cut short, stop, break away, clip, break short, come off, break off, chip, truncate, discontinue, chip off, snap off, curtail, break, cut off, knap

  2. cut short(verb)

    cause to end earlier than intended

    truncate, cut short, clip, break off, curtail, break short

  3. truncate, cut short(verb)

    make shorter as if by cutting off

    truncate, cut short, clip, break off, curtail, break short

  4. clip, curtail, cut short(verb)

    terminate or abbreviate before its intended or proper end or its full extent

    restrict, cut back, break short, jog, prune, crop, clip, curtail, trim, dress, trot, snip off, break off, truncate, lop, cut short, curb, snip, nip off

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cut short

    bring to a sudden close, end abruptly

  2. cut short

    check suddenly, hinder from proceeding

  3. cut short

    abridge, diminish


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