shorten - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate shorten

shorten is hyphenated as short-en

How to pronounce shorten

shorten is pronounced ´ʃŏːr tən

Number of syllables in shorten

The number of syllables in shorten is 2

What part of speech in shorten?

shorten can be a transitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word shorten?

shorten is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does shorten convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to shorten

chorten, shotten

List of anagrams of shorten

hornets, thrones

Lists containing shorten

Words with similar spelling to chorten
Words with similar spelling to shotten
Synonyms of 'abate'
Synonyms of 'abbreviate'
Synonyms of 'abrade'
Synonyms of 'abridge'
Synonyms of 'bate'
Synonyms of 'Bob'
Synonyms of 'brief'
Synonyms of 'capsule'
Synonyms of 'circumscribe'
Synonyms of 'clip'
Synonyms of 'compact'
Synonyms of 'concentrate'
Synonyms of 'condense'
Synonyms of 'consolidate'
Synonyms of 'constrict'
Synonyms of 'cramp'
Synonyms of 'crop'
Synonyms of 'damp'
Synonyms of 'dampen'
Synonyms of 'decrease'
Synonyms of 'deduct'
Synonyms of 'deflate'
Synonyms of 'depreciate'
Synonyms of 'depress'
Synonyms of 'detract'
Synonyms of 'digest'
Synonyms of 'diminish'
Synonyms of 'disparage'
Synonyms of 'dock'
Synonyms of 'downgrade'
Synonyms of 'drain'
Synonyms of 'draw'
Synonyms of 'edit'
Synonyms of 'elide'
Synonyms of 'epitomize'
Synonyms of 'erode'
Synonyms of 'extract'
Synonyms of 'foreshorten'
List of anagrams of thrones
List of anagrams of hornets
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