Synonyms for Shortened:
contracted, diminished, Receded, depleted, abridged, compressed, drained, lower, abbreviated, decremented, decreased, shrunk, Compacted, Abated, concentrated, truncated, Curtailed, eroded, deflated, lessened.
sheared, Lightened, abridged, diminished, shaved, tapered, abbreviated, drained, Nipped, weeded, Compacted, downgraded, trimmed, Leached, docked, removed, lessened, cropped, condensed, cut, Pared, reduced, lowered, deducted, shrunken, mowed, clipped, truncated, dropped, Bobbed, concentrated, deflated, pruned, Curtailed, Receded, Dwindled, compressed, decreased, eroded, decremented, depleted, contracted.
Snubbed, lowered, sheared, abridged, cropped, decreased, Bobbed, mowed, cut, diminished, eroded, reduced, deflated, Depreciated, Deleted, weeded, Curtailed, pruned, Discounted, Nipped, Elided, lessened, removed, abbreviated, trimmed, Pared, clipped, contracted, shaved, docked, drained, compressed, subtracted, deducted, bated.
abridged, sawed-off, short, telescoped, cut, sawn-off, abbreviated, truncated.
fragmented, discontinued, minimized, reduced.
Shrank, Dwindled, deducted, died down, Subsided, lowered.
depressed, deepened, submerged, Plunged.
Usage examples for shortened
Sail was accordingly shortened the result proving the justice of Captain Leicester's surmise, for there was no perceptible diminution in the speed of the barque; on the contrary, in another half- hour both the skipper and his second mate were convinced that the Aurora was gradually creeping away from her pursuer. – The Voyage of the Aurora by Harry Collingwood