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Pronunciation of Short  


English Meaning

Not long; having brief length or linear extension; as, a short distance; a short piece of timber; a short flight.

  1. Having little length; not long.
  2. Having little height; not tall.
  3. Extending or traveling not far or not far enough: a short toss.
  4. Lasting a brief time: a short holiday.
  5. Appearing to pass quickly: finished the job in a few short months.
  6. Not lengthy; succinct: short and to the point.
  7. Rudely brief; abrupt.
  8. Easily provoked; irascible.
  9. Inadequate; insufficient: oil in short supply; were short on experience.
  10. Lacking in length or amount: a board that is short two inches.
  11. Lacking in breadth or scope: a short view of the problem.
  12. Deficient in retentiveness: a short memory.
  13. Not owning the stocks or commodities one is selling in anticipation of a fall in prices.
  14. Of or relating to a short sale.
  15. Containing a large amount of shortening; flaky: a short pie crust.
  16. Not ductile; brittle: short iron.
  17. Linguistics Of, relating to, or being a speech sound of relatively brief duration, as the first vowel sound in the Latin word mălus, "evil,” as compared with the same or a similar sound of relatively long duration, as the first vowel sound in the Latin word mālus, "apple tree.”
  18. Grammar Of, relating to, or being a vowel sound in English, such as the vowel sound (ă) in pat or (o͝o) in put, that is descended from a vowel of brief duration.
  19. Unstressed; unaccented. Used of a syllable in accentual prosody.
  20. Being of relatively brief duration. Used of a syllable in quantitative prosody.
  21. Slang Close to the end of a tour of military duty.
  22. Abruptly; quickly: stop short.
  23. In a rude or curt manner.
  24. At a point before a given boundary, limit, or goal: a missile that landed short of the target.
  25. At a disadvantage: We were caught short by the sudden storm.
  26. Without owning what one is selling: selling a commodity short.
  27. Something short, as:
  28. Linguistics A short syllable, vowel, or consonant.
  29. A brief film; a short subject.
  30. A size of clothing less long than the average for that size.
  31. Short trousers extending to the knee or above.
  32. Men's undershorts.
  33. A short sale.
  34. One that sells short.
  35. A byproduct of wheat processing that consists of germ, bran, and coarse meal or flour.
  36. Clippings or trimmings that remain as byproducts in various manufacturing processes, often used to make an inferior variety of the product.
  37. A short circuit.
  38. A malfunction caused by a short circuit.
  39. Baseball A shortstop.
  40. To cause a short circuit in.
  41. Informal To give (one) less than one is entitled to; shortchange.
  42. To sell (a stock that one does not own) in anticipation of making a profit when its price falls; make a short sale.
  43. To sell unowned stock in (the stock market) in anticipation of making a profit when prices fall.
  44. To short-circuit.
  45. for short As an abbreviation: He's called Ed for short.
  46. in short In summary; briefly.
  47. short for An abbreviation of: Ed is short for Edward.
  48. short of Having an inadequate supply of: We're short of cash.
  49. short of Less than: Nothing short of her best effort was required to make the team.
  50. short of Other than; without resorting to: Short of yelling at him, I had no other way to catch his attention.
  51. short of Not quite willing to undertake or do; just this side of: She stopped short of throwing out the old photo.
  52. the short end of the stick The worst side of an unequal deal.

Malayalam Meaning

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× ഇല്ലാത്ത - Illaaththa | Illatha
× തുക - Thuka
× അല്‍പ നേരത്തേക്കുള്ള - Al‍pa Neraththekkulla | Al‍pa Nerathekkulla
× ഹ്രസ്വമായ - Hrasvamaaya | Hraswamaya
× അകലം എന്നിവയില്‍ സാധാരണയില്‍ കുറവായ - Akalam Ennivayil‍ Saadhaaranayil‍ Kuravaaya | Akalam Ennivayil‍ Sadharanayil‍ Kuravaya
× കൂഴ് - Koozhu
× കുറച്ചു കാലത്തേക്കു മാത്രം ഫലവത്തായ - Kurachu Kaalaththekku Maathram Phalavaththaaya | Kurachu Kalathekku Mathram Phalavathaya
× അദീര്‍ഘ - Adheer‍gha
× വേഗത്തില്‍ മര്യാദയില്ലാത്ത - Vegaththil‍ Maryaadhayillaaththa | Vegathil‍ Maryadhayillatha
× സംക്ഷിപ്‌തമായ - Samkshipthamaaya | Samkshipthamaya
× വിസ്താരം കുറഞ്ഞ - Visthaaram Kuranja | Vistharam Kuranja
× കുറിയ - Kuriya
× സമയം - Samayam
× ഉടനെ - Udane
× വേഗം തീരുന - Vegam Theeruna
× കൂഴ - Koozha
× ഹ്രസ്വമായത് - Hrasvamaayathu | Hraswamayathu
× ചുരുക്കത്തിലുള്ള - Churukkaththilulla | Churukkathilulla
× ചെറുതായ - Cheruthaaya | Cheruthaya
× പറു - Paru
× ഉടന്‍ചെറിയതായ അവസ്ഥ - Udan‍cheriyathaaya Avastha | Udan‍cheriyathaya Avastha
× ന്യൂനത - Nyoonatha
× long - Long
× ചെറിയ - Cheriya
× വേഗം - Vegam
× ചെറു - Cheru
× മര്യാദയില്ലാത്ത - Maryaadhayillaaththa | Maryadhayillatha
× ലഘു - Laghu
× ദൂരവ്യാപകമല്ലാത്ത - Dhooravyaapakamallaaththa | Dhooravyapakamallatha
× ന്യൂനമായ - Nyoonamaaya | Nyoonamaya
× സ്വല്‍പമായ - Sval‍pamaaya | swal‍pamaya
× കുറവായ - Kuravaaya | Kuravaya
× കമ്മിയായ - Kammiyaaya | Kammiyaya
× തികയാത്ത - Thikayaaththa | Thikayatha
× കട്ട - Katta
× ഹ്രസ്വ - Hrasva | Hraswa
× വിസ്‌താരമില്ലാത്ത - Visthaaramillaaththa | Vistharamillatha
× അല്‍പനേരത്തിനുശേഷം - Al‍paneraththinushesham | Al‍panerathinushesham
× കുറു - Kuru
× കുള്ളനായ - Kullanaaya | Kullanaya
× കാലവിളംമെന്യേ - Kaalavilammenye | Kalavilammenye
× മുട്ടോളമെത്തുന്ന കാലുറ - Muttolameththunna Kaalura | Muttolamethunna Kalura


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Luke 19:3

And he sought to see who Jesus was, but could not because of the crowd, for he was of short stature.

യേശു എങ്ങനെയുള്ളവൻ എന്നു കാണ്മാൻ ശ്രമിച്ചു, വളർച്ചയിൽ കുറിയവൻ ആകകൊണ്ടു പുരുഷാരംനിമിത്തം കഴിഞ്ഞില്ല.

1 Corinthians 1:7

so that you come short in no gift, eagerly waiting for the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ,

ഇങ്ങനെ നിങ്ങൾ ഒരു കൃപാവരത്തിലും കുറവില്ലാത്തവരായി നമ്മുടെ കർത്താവായ യേശുക്രിസ്തുവിന്റെ പ്രത്യക്ഷത കാത്തിരിക്കുന്നു.

Romans 9:28

For He will finish the work and cut it short in righteousness, Because the LORD will make a short work upon the earth."

“സൈന്യങ്ങളുടെ കർത്താവു നമുക്കു സന്തതിയെ ശേഷിപ്പിച്ചില്ലെങ്കിൽ നാം സൊദോമെപ്പോലെ ആകുമായിരുന്നു, ഗൊമോറെക്കു സദൃശമാകുമായിരുന്നു” എന്നു യെശയ്യാ മുമ്പുകൂട്ടി പറഞ്ഞിരിക്കുന്നുവല്ലോ.


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