Translation of "abbreviate" - English-Vietnamese dictionary

abbreviate

verb /əˈbriːvieit/

to shorten (a word, phrase etc)

viết tắt
’Frederick’ is often abbreviated to ’Fred’.
abbreviation noun

a shortened form of a word etc

chữ viết tắt
’Sub’ is an abbreviation of ’submarine’.

(Translation of “abbreviate” from the PASSWORD English-Vietnamese Dictionary © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)