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shortening

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Synonyms for shortening

noun abridgment
  • abbreviation
  • contraction
  • curtailment
  • reduction
  • retrenchment

Antonyms for shortening

  • enlargement
  • expansion
  • extension
  • increase
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noun. fat
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lard

noun. fat

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noun. lowering

trimming

noun. shearing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.