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English definition of “shortish”

shortish

adjective uk   /ˈʃɔː.tɪʃ/ us    /ˈʃɔːr.t̬ɪʃ/

shortish adjective (DISTANCE)

quite short: She's got shortish black hairLow, short and shallow

shortish adjective (TIME)

not long, but not very short: "Is it a short film?" "Well, shortish."Short in timeTemporaryWeighing and measuring
(Definition of shortish from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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