short adjective translate to Turkish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "short" - English-Turkish dictionary


DISTANCE A1 having a small distance from one end to the other
short, brown hair short legs a short skirtLow, short and shallow
TIME A1 continuing for a small amount of time
az, kısa
a short visit There's a short break for coffee between classes.Short in timeTemporary
BOOK A2 A short book or other piece of writing has few pages or words.
kısa/ az metin içeren
a short article/storyLow, short and shallowKinds of books
PERSON A1 A short person is not as tall as most people.
kısa (kişi)
She's short and slim with dark hair.Low, short and shallow
NOT HAVING ENOUGH B1 not having enough of something
yetersiz, az, biraz
I'm a bit short of money at the moment. Would you like to play? We're a couple of people short. He seemed a bit short of breath (= having difficulty breathing).Poverty and poorScarce, inadequate and not enoughLacking things
be short for sth B2 to be a shorter way of saying the same thing
kısa yazılışı/söylenişi olmak; kısa şekli olmak
'Mick' is short for 'Michael'.Terminology and vocabulary
be short with sb to talk to someone quickly in an angry or rude way
azarlamak, nezaketsiz/kaba/sert davranmak
Talking angrily
shortness noun [U]
→  See also in the long/short run
(Definition of short adjective from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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