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Translation of "short" - English-Turkish dictionary

short

adverb     /ʃɔːt/
short of doing sth
without doing something hariç; ...dan/den başka; dışında He did everything he could to get the money, short of robbing a bank.Abstaining and refraining
stop short of sth/doing sth
to almost do something but decide not to do it vazgeçmek, yapmamaya karar vermek She stopped short of accusing him of lying.AlmostMerely and barely
fall short of sth
to not reach a particular level, but only by a small amount beklenenin altına düşmek, istenilen düzeye ulaşmamak Sales for the first half of this year fell just short of the target.Failing and doing badlyScarce, inadequate and not enoughLacking things
cut sth short
to have to stop doing something before it is finished kısa kesmek, yarıda kesmek; sözünü kesmek They had to cut the holiday short when her mother was taken ill.Stop having or doing something
Translations of “short”
in Spanish sin alcanzar…
in Vietnamese trước thời hạn chờ đợi…
in Thai โดยสังเขป…
in Malaysian singkat…
in French ne pas atteindre…
in German zu kurz…
in Indonesian tidak sampai…
in Chinese (Simplified) 早, 提前…
in Chinese (Traditional) 早, 提前…
(Definition of short adverb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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