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synonyms for short term

  • abbreviated
  • brief
  • crisp
  • precise
  • shortened
  • terse
  • bare
  • compressed
  • condensed
  • curtailed
  • decreased
  • diminished
  • fleeting
  • lessened
  • little
  • summarized
  • summary
  • aphoristic
  • boiled down
  • breviloquent
  • compendiary
  • compendious
  • concise
  • curtate
  • cut short
  • cut to the bone
  • decurtate
  • epigrammatic
  • in a nutshell
  • laconic
  • momentary
  • not protracted
  • pithy
  • sententious
  • short and sweet
  • short-term
  • succinct
  • undersized
  • unprolonged
  • unsustained

antonyms for short term

MOST RELEVANT
  • enduring
  • lasting
  • lengthy
  • long
  • unabridged
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    How to use short term in a sentence

    So he bore down on the solemn declaration that she stood face to face with a prison term for perjury.
    THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
    All changes are to be Rang either by walking them (as the term is) or else Whole-pulls, or Half-pulls.
    TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
    Sometimes the stems are quite bare; on other occasions they are partly branched; in any case the branches are short.
    HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
    Many of their cannon balls that fell far short of us, were collected and returned to them with powerful effect.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
    He was tall and of familiar figure, and the firelight was playing in the tossed curls of his short, fair hair.
    THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
    They are ovoid in shape, and lie in pairs, end to end, often forming short chains.
    A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
    These practical demonstrations occurred usually in the opening enthusiasm of the term.
    THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
    I shall show how it is possible thus to prolong life to the term set by God.
    THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
    But men, through neglecting the rules of health, pass quickly to old age, and die before reaching that term.
    THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
    And since he was a very fast runner—for short distances—he met Grandfather Mole just as the old chap was crawling up the bank.
    THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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