English adjective: shortened
|1.||shortened cut short|
|Samples||A sawed-off shotgun.|
A sawed-off broomstick.
The shortened rope was easier to use.
|2.||shortened cut short in duration|
|Samples||The abbreviated speech.|
Her shortened life was clearly the result of smoking.
An unsatisfactory truncated conversation.
|3.||shortened shortened by or as if by means of parts that slide one within another or are crushed one into another|
|Samples||A miracle that anyone survived in the telescoped cars.|
Years that seemed telescoped like time in a dream.
|4.||shortened with parts removed|
|Samples||The drastically cut film.|