Translation of "abridge" - English-Portuguese dictionary


verb uk /əˈbrɪdʒ/ us

to make a book, play, or piece of writing shorter by removing details and information that is not important

The book was abridged for children.
abridged adjective uk /əˈbrɪdʒd/ us

the abridged edition/version of her novel
abridgment noun also abridgement uk /-mənt/ us

(Translation of “abridge” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)