Abbreviated - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈbriːvieɪtɪd|  American pronunciation of the word abbreviated
Brit.  |əˈbriːvɪeɪtɪd|  British pronunciation of the word abbreviated


- (of clothing) very short(syn: brief)

an abbreviated swimsuit

- cut short in duration(syn: shortened, truncated)

the abbreviated speech


Orders were passed to the commander at the front in an abbreviated form.

“United States of America” is commonly abbreviated to “USA.”

'Information technology' is usually abbreviated to 'IT'.

'The ball was thrown' is an abbreviated passive

Word forms

I/you/we/they: abbreviate
he/she/it: abbreviates
present participle: abbreviating
past tense: abbreviated
past participle: abbreviated
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