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SHORT

'SHORT' is a 5 letter word starting with S and ending with T

Crossword clues for 'SHORT'

ClueAnswer

Short (3)SHY
Nervous, timid (3)
Uncomfortable in singles bars (3)
Slow to mingle (3)
Unlikely to make advances (3)
Quick throw (3)
Hardly gregarious (3)
Hardly outgoing (3)
Socially challenged? (3)
Not outgoing (3)
Timid in company (3)
Afraid of attention (3)

Not long enough (5)SHORT
Low on cash (5)
Of small duration (5)
Shot of spirits (5)
Written in few words (5)
Height-impaired (5)
Lacking in stature (5)
Of little length (5)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for SHORT

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word short will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

2 letter words

3-D

3 letter words

CUT - FEW - LEG - LOW - MUM - NUB - OFF - SHY - WEE

4 letter words

BEAR - CORE - CURT - DUMB - FAIL - FILM - FLAT - GIST - LOOP - MEAT - MUTE - NEAP - PART - PATH - PITH - POKY - POOR - PUNY - RARE - SHOT - SNUG - STOP - TINY - TRIM - VOID

5 letter words

ABACK - BLUFF - BLUNT - BRASH - BREAK - BRIEF - BRISK - BROKE - CHEAT - CLOSE - CRISP - DINKY - DUMPY - ELFIN - FLEET - FLICK - GRUFF - HARSH - MINUS - MIXED - MOODY - MOVIE - NUDIE - OUT OF - OWING - PETTY - PITHY - PLAIN - PRONE - QUICK - QUIET - ROUGH - RUNTY - SCANT - SENSE - SHARP - SHOCK - SHORT - SHY OF - SKIMP - SMALL - SPARE - SQUAT - STINT - SURLY - SWIFT - TERSE - TESTY - THICK - TIGHT

6 letter words

ABRUPT - AMOUNT - BARE OF - BEFORE - BEREFT - BURDEN - BUTT IN - CALLOW - CHARGE - CHUNKY - CINEMA - CRUSTY - CURTAL - CUT OFF - DEVOID - DIRECT - DOCKED - FAULTY - GNOMIC - HARD UP - ILL OFF - IMPURE - INFANT - LITTLE - LOOP IN - LOW-SET - MEAGER - MIDGET - NARROW - PATCHY - PETITE - PLUG IN - POCKET - PRUNED - SCANTY - SCARCE - SEVERE - SHORTS - SILENT - SKIMPY - SLIGHT - SNIPPY - SPARSE - SPEEDY - STEP UP - STOCKY - STUBBY - STUMPY - SUDDEN - SUPINE - TALKIE - THRUST - TURN ON - UNEVEN - UPSHOT - VOID OF

7 letter words

AMPLIFY - BARRING - BEARISH - BEASTLY - BRIEFLY - BRUSQUE - CARTOON - CHILLER - CIRCUIT - CLIPPED - COMPACT - CONCISE - CRAMPED - CREEPIE - CURSORY - CURTAIL - CURTATE - DAMAGED - DEBASED - EMPTY OF - FAILING - FEATURE - FLICKER - FRAGILE - FRETFUL - HASTILY - HURRIED - IN SHORT - INEXACT - LACKING - LACONIC - LAID LOW - LIMITED - LOW-HUNG - MISSING - NEEDING - OFFHAND - PARTIAL - PICTURE - PINCHED - POINTED - PREVIEW - PURPORT - REDUCED - SCANT OF - SCRAPPY - SCRIMPY - SHALLOW - SHORT OF - SHORTEN - SKETCHY - SLENDER - SPARTAN - SQUATTY - STIFFEN - STOOPED - STUNTED - SUMMARY - TRAILER - TRIVIAL - TURN OFF - UNAWARE - UNCIVIL - UNSOUND - WANTING - WESTERN

8 letter words

ABRIDGED - ABRUPTLY - ALL IN ALL - ARRESTED - BADLY OFF - BANKRUPT - BEREFT OF - CAVALIER - CHURLISH - CINERAMA - COMETARY - COUCHANT - CROUCHED - CUT SHORT - DEVOID OF - DWARFISH - ELLIPTIC - ENERGISE - ENERGIZE - EXIGUOUS - FALLIBLE - FLASHING - FLEETING - FOOTLING - GENERATE - HALF-PINT - HOT PANTS - IMMATURE - IMPAIRED - IMPOLITE - IN ARREAR - IN WANT OF - INDIGENT - INFERIOR - KNEE-HIGH - LAND-POOR - LESSENED - LOW-BUILT - LOW-LEVEL - LOW-LYING - MEDIOCRE - METEORIC - NEWSREEL - ONE HORSE - ONE-HORSE - PICAYUNE - PIDDLING - PINDLING - RESERVED - SKIN-DEEP - SMALLISH - SNAPPISH - SNIPPETY - SQUEEZED - STEP DOWN - STRAIGHT - STRAPPED - SUCCINCT - SUDDENLY - SWITCH ON - SYNOPTIC - TACITURN - THICKSET - THRILLER - TRIFLING - UNAWARES - WORDLESS

9 letter words

APART FROM - BLEMISHED - BREAK IN ON - COLOR FILM - CONDENSED - CURTAILED - DECREASED - DECURTATE - DEFECTIVE - DEFICIENT - DENUDED OF - DEPRESSED - DEPTHLESS - ELECTRIFY - EMBRYONIC - EPHEMERAL - ERRONEOUS - EXCEPT FOR - EXCEPTING - EXCLUDING - FOR WANT OF - FORLORN OF - FORTHWITH - GALVANISE - GALVANIZE - HURRIEDLY - IMPATIENT - IMPERFECT - IMPRECISE - IN ARREARS - IN DEFAULT - INSTANTLY - INTERRUPT - IRASCIBLE - MAKESHIFT - MINIATURE - MINUSCULE - MOMENTARY - ON THE EDGE - PENNILESS - PHOTOPLAY - PINT-SIZED - POORLY OFF - PROSTRATE - RECUMBENT - SHORT SIDE - SHORT-TERM - SHORTENED - SKIN FLICK - SUBSTANCE - SWITCH OFF - TEMPORARY - TERMINATE - TRANSIENT - TRUCULENT - TRUNCATED - TWO-BY-FOUR - UNMONEYED - UNREACHED - VOICELESS - WORD-BOUND

10 letter words

ABBREVIATE - AGGRESSIVE - APHORISTIC - BANKRUPT IN - COMPRESSED - CONTRACTED - DEPRIVED OF - DIMINISHED - DIMINUTIVE - DISTRESSED - ELLIPTICAL - FLICKERING - HORSE OPERA - HOT CIRCUIT - INACCURATE - INADEQUATE - INCOMPLETE - LEAVING OUT - LOW-LEVELED - NEGLIGIBLE - NOT PERFECT - PHOTODRAMA - PICAYUNISH - POINT-BLANK - PRECLUDING - SHORT-LIVED - SILENT FILM - SPEECHLESS - STRAITENED - SYNOPSIZED - TO THE POINT - TONGUE-TIED - TRANSITORY - UNDERSIZED - UNELEVATED - UNFINISHED - UNGRACIOUS - UNTHOROUGH - VEST-POCKET

11 letter words

ABBREVIATED - ADULTERATED - BEAR ACCOUNT - CINEMASCOPE - COMPENDIOUS - DEAD CIRCUIT - DESTITUTE OF - DOCUMENTARY - EMBARRASSED - EXCLUSIVE OF - HYPOPLASTIC - IMPECUNIOUS - IN A NUTSHELL - IN DEFAULT OF - KNOCKED FLAT - LIVE CIRCUIT - LOW-STATURED - OUT OF POCKET - PICTURE SHOW - SENTENTIOUS - SHORT SELLER - SHORT-TERMED - SHORTHANDED - SUPERFICIAL - TECHNICOLOR - TIGHT-LIPPED - UNDEVELOPED - UNPERFECTED - UNTALKATIVE - VECTOR FIELD

12 letter words

ALL OF A SUDDEN - APOSIOPESTIC - CLOSE-TONGUED - CLOSEMOUTHED - DISAGREEABLE - DISCOURTEOUS - EPIGRAMMATIC - FOUND WANTING - IMPOVERISHED - INSUFFICIENT - MICROCIRCUIT - PEREMPTORILY - SETTING ASIDE - SHORT ACCOUNT - SHORT CIRCUIT - SHORT OF FUNDS - SHORT OF MONEY - SHORT-CIRCUIT - SNEAK PREVIEW - UNEXPECTEDLY - UNLOQUACIOUS - UNPROSPEROUS

13 letter words

BERMUDA SHORTS - BROKEN CIRCUIT - CLOSED CIRCUIT - DOWN TO BEDROCK - HORROR PICTURE - IN QUEER STREET - IN SHORT SUPPLY - INCONSIDERATE - INSIGNIFICANT - INSTANTANEOUS - MOTION PICTURE - MOVING PICTURE - NO GREAT SHAKES - QUICK-TEMPERED - SHORT AND SWEET - SHORT INTEREST - SHORT-TEMPERED - TEMPERAMENTAL - UNBLESSED WITH - UNPOSSESSED OF

14 letter words

CIRCUITAL FIELD - INCONSIDERABLE - LATERAL CIRCUIT - MULTIPLE SERIES - PRINTED CIRCUIT - SERIES MULTIPLE - SPARING OF WORDS - TALKING PICTURE - UNDERDEVELOPED - WITHOUT WARNING

15 letter words

ANIMATED CARTOON - COMPLETE CIRCUIT - DOCUMENTARY FILM - EDUCATIONAL FILM - FEELING THE PINCH - GALVANIC CIRCUIT - INCONSEQUENTIAL - MAGNETIC CIRCUIT - MULTIPLE CIRCUIT - STRAIGHTFORWARD - UNANTICIPATEDLY - UNDERGROUND FILM

16 letter words

INDISPOSED TO TALK - PORNOGRAPHIC FILM - SPAGHETTI WESTERN

17 letter words

BLACK-AND-WHITE FILM - ECONOMICAL OF WORDS - MOTION-PICTURE SHOW

21 letter words

IN NARROW CIRCUMSTANCES

22 letter words

IN REDUCED CIRCUMSTANCES

25 letter words

IN STRAITENED CIRCUMSTANCES

Definition of short

  • at a disadvantage; "I was caught short"
  • so as to interrupt; "She took him up short before he could continue"
  • at some point or distance before a goal is reached; "he fell short of our expectations"
  • clean across; "the car's axle snapped short"
  • without possessing something at the time it is contractually sold; "he made his fortune by selling short just before the crash"
  • the location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed
  • tending to crumble or break into flakes due to a large amount of shortening; "shortbread is a short crumbly cookie"; "a short flaky pie crust"
  • lacking foresight or scope; "a short view of the problem"; "shortsighted policies"; "shortsighted critics derided the plan"; "myopic thinking"

Anagrams of short

HORST - STROH


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