cut short

[ shawrt ]SEE DEFINITION OF cut short

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CUT SHORT

Langdon's perplexity was cut short by the cry, "They're off!"

The complaint was cut short by the entrance of Mr. Galloway.

His soliloquy was cut short by the appearance of Jameson and his friend.

But I won't have my words criticised and cut short by you or any other man.

If the head and neck are enlarged, the trunk and extremities are cut short.

Whatever he was about to say was cut short by the approach of the rancher.

But he was cut short with a violence that seemed quite unnecessary.

Her reflections were cut short by the sudden appearance of the farm-wife from the house.

Jeff had not been in the street since the walk he had cut short with Madame Beattie.

But please don't let it tempt you to cut short your visit with me, my friend.

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