Chinese (Simplified) translation of “short”
short adjective (DISTANCE)
› small in length, distance or height
a short skirt
Her hair is much shorter than it used to be.
It's only a short walk to the station.
I'm quite short but my brother's very tall.
Low, short and shallow › describes a name that is used as a shorter form of a name
Her name's Jo - it's short for Josephine.
Her name's Josephine, or Jo for short.
Low, short and shallow shortness /ˈʃɔːt.nəs/
/ˈʃɔːrt-/ noun [U]
› shortness of time
The disease may cause sweating, nausea, vomiting and shortness of breath (= difficulties in breathing).
Breathing and stopping breathingShort in timeTemporaryWeighing and measuringLow, short and shallowWeighing and measuring