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short-changeverb [T]

(also shortchange) uk   us  
COMMERCE to give someone back less money than they are owed when they are buying something from you: The check-out girl short-changed her.
to treat someone unfairly by giving them less than they deserve: The case alleges that the company shortchanged female employees on opportunities for promotion.
short-changed
adjective (also shortchanged)
20% of shoppers feel shortchanged by the cheap design of budget goods.
(Definition of short-change from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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