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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (adjective) shortened

Synonyms: shortened, cut Definition: with parts removed Usage: the drastically cut film

Hypernyms: abridged Definition: (used of texts) shortened by condensing or rewriting Usage: an abridged version

Synonyms: shortened, sawed-off, sawn-off Definition: cut short Usage: a sawed-off shotgun; a sawed-off broomstick; the shortened rope was easier to use

Hypernyms: short Definition: (primarily spatial sense) having little length or lacking in length Usage: short skirts; short hair; the board was a foot short; a short toss

Synonyms: telescoped, shortened Definition: shortened by or as if by means of parts that slide one within another or are crushed one into another Usage: a miracle that anyone survived in the telescoped cars; years that seemed telescoped like time in a dream

Hypernyms: short Definition: (primarily spatial sense) having little length or lacking in length Usage: short skirts; short hair; the board was a foot short; a short toss

Synonyms: shortened, abbreviated, truncated Definition: cut short in duration Usage: the abbreviated speech; her shortened life was clearly the result of smoking; an unsatisfactory truncated conversation

Hypernyms: short Definition: primarily temporal sense; indicating or being or seeming to be limited in duration Usage: a short life; a short flight; a short holiday; a short story; only a few short months