Abbreviated - definition, pronunciation, transcription

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

adjective

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

an abbreviated swimsuit

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

the abbreviated speech

Examples

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

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