Urdu meanings, examples and pronunciation of shorten

shorten meaning in Urdu

(Pronunciation -تلفظ سنیۓ ) US:

1) shorten


Make shorter than originally intended; reduce or retrench in length or duration.
He shortened his trip due to illness.
مختصر کرنا
کم کرنا
گھٹا دینا

2) shorten


Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements.
The manuscript must be shortened.
خلاصہ کرنا

3) shorten


Make short or shorter.
Shorten the skirt.
Shorten the rope by a few inches.
چہوٹا کرنا

4) shorten


Become short or shorter.
In winter, the days shorten.
مختصر ہونا

5) shorten


Edit by omitting or modifying parts considered indelicate.
Bowdlerize a novel.
تحریف کرنا

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