Thesaurus.com
synonyms
  • definitions

short shrift

see definition of short shrift
  • nounshort end of the deal
Relevance ranks synonyms and suggests the best matches based on how closely a synonym’s sense matches the sense you selected.
Relevance
A-Z
Length
-
+

Synonyms for short shrift

noun short end of the deal
  • kick in the teeth
  • no pity
  • no quarter
  • pitilessness
  • small portion
  • tender mercies
  • unsympathetic treatment

More words related to short shrift

punishment

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