Results for abbreviate

Definitions of abbreviate:

part of speech: verb transitive

To make brief or short: to abridge.

part of speech: verb

To shorten; to reduce to a smaller size; to abridge.

part of speech: verb transitive

To shorten, as by contraction of a word, as Dec. for December.

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Soft like velvet to the touch; soft and even in sound; as, a velvety tone. ...

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