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They kept me in short pants as long as they could, until they were shaving the hair on my legs because it was beginning to photograph.
Jackie Cooper

Meaning of "in short" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF IN SHORT

in short play
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WHAT DOES IN SHORT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of in short in the English dictionary

The definition of in short in the dictionary is as a summary. Other definition of in short is in a few words.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE IN SHORT

in sail
in season
in seventh heaven
in short supply
in situ
in so far as
in so many words
in someone´s bad books
in someone´s black books
in someone´s good books
in someone´s good graces
in someone´s judgment
in someone´s power
in spadefuls
in spades
in specie
in spite of
in step
in stitches
in stock

WORDS THAT END LIKE IN SHORT

a shingle short
caught short
cohort
cut a long story short
dehort
exhort
fall short
for short
go short
Pepin the Short
redshort
sell short
short
ultrashort
whort

Synonyms and antonyms of in short in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «IN SHORT»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «in short» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of in short

Translation of «in short» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF IN SHORT

Find out the translation of in short to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of in short from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «in short» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

简而言之
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

en breve
570 millions of speakers

English

in short
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

संक्षेप में
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

باختصار
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

вкратце
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

em resumo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সপ্তম স্বর্গে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

en bref
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Di langit ketujuh
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Zusamenfassend
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

要するに
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

짧은
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ing swarga kapitu
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

trong ngắn hạn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஏழாம் வானத்தில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सातव्या स्वर्गात
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Yedinci cennet
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

in breve
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

w skrócie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

коротенько
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

în scurt
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σε σύντομο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

in kort
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

i kort
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kort sagt
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of in short

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «IN SHORT»

The term «in short» is very widely used and occupies the 15.349 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «IN SHORT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about in short

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10 QUOTES WITH «IN SHORT»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word in short.
1
Steve Aoki
'Neon Future' is, in short, a positive outlook on human progress and technology, looking forward to a bright, colorful utopia. It's embracing the future and looking toward the future in a more optimistic way.
2
Madhur Bhandarkar
My father was an electrical contractor, while I used to deliver video cassettes on a cycle to people in Juhu and Bandra, including celebrities like Mithun Chakraborty. Mithunda remembers me and is very proud of me. He can't believe that the guy who used to come to his house in short pants has become so successful.
3
Bonnie Blair
I love short track. I competed in short track, I was a world champion in 1986 but at that point in time it wasn't in the Olympic Games so I moved into long track. Short track is a blast to skate and it's a blast to watch.
4
Arthur Hugh Clough
Well, I know, after all, it is only juxtaposition, Juxtaposition, in short; and what is juxtaposition?
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Jackie Cooper
They kept me in short pants as long as they could, until they were shaving the hair on my legs because it was beginning to photograph.
6
Bob Fosse
Directors are never in short supply of girlfriends.
7
Rila Fukushima
I never thought about acting before I started modeling, but since then I've been in short films and music videos, and I got interested. It felt natural to switch over.
8
Morris Gleitzman
I think the best writers use the language they use every day when they talk to friends. When we talk to each other, we tend to talk in short grabs rather than in long flowing sentences. I think that's not a bad way to write.
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Darell Hammond
In an era of parental paranoia, lawsuit mania and testing frenzy, we are failing to inspire our children's curiosity, creativity, and imagination. We are denying them opportunities to tinker, discover, and explore - in short, to play.
10
Michael Hansmeyer
If we can think about not the object, but the process of creating the object, in short, we have no constraints. We have processes in our hands that allow us to create structures at all scales that at one point we couldn't even have dreamed of.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «IN SHORT»

Discover the use of in short in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to in short and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
In Short: A Collection of Brief Creative Nonfiction
A collection of brief essays offers reflections on hummingbirds, ice cream, a cemetery, nostalgia, and sighing
Judith Kitchen, Mary Paumier Jones, 1996
2
Make Money in Short-Sale Foreclosures: How to Bypass Owners ...
This comprehensive new guide from renowned real estate authors Chantal and Bill Carey covers all the ins and outs of short-sale foreclosure investing, from finding properties to negotiating with lenders, to closing the deal and making a ...
Chantal Howell Carey, Bill Carey, 2005
3
The Complete Guide to Investing in Short-term Trading: How ...
This book delves into trading tactics for swing trading, position trading, leveraging the stock market, selling short, and pinpointing entry, exits, and targets for your trades.
Alan Northcott, 2007
4
The Art of Brevity: Excursions in Short Fiction Theory and ...
Though Anglo-American scholars have served as the primary developers of contemporary short story theory since the field's inception in the 1960s, this volume adds the contributions of scholars living in other parts of the world.
Per Winther, Jakob Lothe, Hans H. Skei, 2004
5
Development in Short-term Care: Breaks and Opportunities
The first book to bring together and review the findings of research into short-term care services for a range of user groups, this book addresses the question of short-term care from many perspectives.
Kirsten Stalker, 1996
6
In Short: Successful Investing During Turbulent Times
In Short: Many books tell you about what investments are. This book is an attempt to teach you about how to drive your investment returns higher.
Larry Short, 2012
7
Sold Short: Uncovering Deception in the Markets
If short selling is up your alley, you shouldn't miss this book. And if you'd sooner die than go short, you should read this book to make sure one of your longs isn't made of fool's gold."-Parker Quillen, Quilcap Corp.
Manuel P. Asensio, Jack Barth, 2002
8
In Short: How To Teach The Young Adult Short Story
While there are many collections of short stories available for young adults, precious few contain instructional support for their teachers. In Short does.
Suzanne I. Barchers, 2005
9
Paradise Lost in Short: Smith, Stillingfleet, and the ...
Students of Milton and of eighteenth-century music, as well as anyone interested in how generic expectations and social conditions contribute to the shaping of artistic works, will find this volume useful.
Kay Gilliland Stevenson, Margaret Seares, 1998
10
Aspects of American Romanticism in Short Stories by Edgar ...
" However, in Poe's life and works and thus also in "Ligeia" and "Morella," the stories to be treated in this analysis, love, death and loss, are indissolubly entwined, and serve as the apotheosis of his science and the springboard for his ...
Sirinya Pakditawan, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «IN SHORT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term in short is used in the context of the following news items.
1
US calls on Americans to leave Crimea and Donbass in short order …
The US Department of State has called on its citizens to leave the Crimea and Donbass in short order. The Department got worried about the ... «Pravda, Jul 15»
2
Greenwood Gardens In Short Hills Names New Trustee Member …
Greenwood Gardens, a public garden located in Short Hills, announced that it has appointed Carl Woodward to its board of trustees. According ... «Patch.com, Jul 15»
3
Native American Natural Foods featured in short film celebrating …
New York, NY - (July 15, 2015) – Tribeca® Digital Studios and American Express today announced they have co-produced a series of three ... «Tulsa Native American Times, Jul 15»
4
eBay Sees Large Decline in Short Interest (EBAY)
eBay logo Shares of eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) were the target of a large decrease in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short ... «Dakota Financial News, Jul 15»
5
American Airlines Group Sees Large Decline in Short Interest (AAL)
American Airlines Group logo Shares of American Airlines Group (NASDAQ:AAL) saw a significant drop in short interest in June. As of June ... «Dakota Financial News, Jul 15»
6
Walgreens Boots Alliance Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest …
Walgreens Boots Alliance logo Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there ... «Dakota Financial News, Jul 15»
7
Kythera Biopharmaceuticals Sees Significant Decrease in Short
Kythera Biopharmaceuticals logo Shares of Kythera Biopharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:KYTH) saw a significant drop in short interest during the month of June. «Dakota Financial News, Jul 15»
8
Momo Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest (MOMO)
Momo logo Momo (NASDAQ:MOMO) saw a large decrease in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling ... «Dakota Financial News, Jul 15»
9
Dyax Corp. Sees Large Drop in Short Interest (DYAX)
Dyax Corp. logo Shares of Dyax Corp. (NASDAQ:DYAX) saw a large drop in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest ... «Dakota Financial News, Jul 15»
10
Woodward Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest (WWD)
Woodward logo Woodward (NASDAQ:WWD) was the target of a large drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was ... «Dakota Financial News, Jul 15»

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