23 Definitions of Short

The definition of short, the meaning of the word Short:

Is short a scrabble word? Yes!

  • n. - The location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed
  • n. - Accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference
  • n. - The fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed between second and third base
  • v. - Cheat someone by not returning him enough money
  • v. - Create a short circuit in
  • adj. - Primarily temporal sense; indicating or being or seeming to be limited in duration
  • adj. - (primarily spatial sense) having little length or lacking in length
  • adj. - Low in stature; not tall
  • adj. - Not sufficient to meet a need
  • adj. - (of memory) deficient in retentiveness or range
  • adj. - Not holding securities or commodities that one sells in expectation of a fall in prices
  • adj. - Of speech sounds or syllables of relatively short duration
  • adj. - Less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so
  • adj. - Lacking foresight or scope
  • adj. - Tending to crumble or break into flakes due to a large amount of shortening
  • adj. - Marked by rude or peremptory shortness
  • adv. - Quickly and without warning
  • adv. - Without possessing something at the time it is contractually sold
  • adv. - Clean across
  • adv. - At some point or distance before a goal is reached
  • adv. - So as to interrupt
  • adv. - At a disadvantage
  • adv. - In a curt, abrupt and discourteous manner

Synonyms of short

Show Advanced Options

Short is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 7 points in Words with Friends

There are 5 letters in short: H O R S T

1 Anagram of Short

Words that start with short

Words that contain short

Words that end with short

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to short:

29 words found using the letters in "Short"

5 Letter Words

4 Letter Words

3 Letter Words

2 Letter Words