short adjective (DISTANCE) translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "short" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective (DISTANCE)
/ʃɔːt/ US  /ʃɔːrt/
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
/ˈʃɔːt.nəs/ US  /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
(Definition of short adjective (DISTANCE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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