Abridging: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Antonyms Hypernym Verb Group
shorten 3 Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements The manuscript must be shortened Verb No Data decrease Edit
abridge 1 Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements The manuscript must be shortened Verb No Data decrease Edit
foreshorten 1 Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements The manuscript must be shortened Verb No Data decrease Edit
abbreviate 0 Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements The manuscript must be shortened Verb No Data decrease Edit
cut 0 Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements The manuscript must be shortened Verb No Data decrease Edit
contract 0 Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements The manuscript must be shortened Verb expand decrease Edit
reduce 0 Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements The manuscript must be shortened Verb No Data decrease Edit
abridge 0 Lessen, diminish, or curtail the new law might abridge our freedom of expression Verb No Data restrict No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Abridging" have?

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The word "Abridging" has 8 meanings. The most frequent meaning is shorten.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Abridging"?

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The word "Abridging" has 15 hyponyms which are: abridge, cut, de-escalate, diminish, limit, minimize, mitigate, pare, reduce, shrink, slack, slake, suppress, turn down, immobilize.

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Is the word "Abridging" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Abridging" has a maximum frequency of 3.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Abridging"?

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The word "Abridging" has no synonyms.

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