Meaning of abbreviating

  1. To shorten by omitting parts or details.
  2. To speak or write in a brief manner.
  3. To make shorter; to shorten (in time); to abridge; to shorten by ending sooner than planned.
  4. To reduce a word or phrase by means of contraction or omission to a shorter recognizable form.
  5. To reduce to lower terms, as a fraction.

Information about abbreviating

  • It is a verb.
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Hyphenation of abbreviating


  • It consists of 5 syllables and 12 chars.
  • abbreviating is a word polysyllabic because it has four or more syllables

abbreviating synonyms

Meaning :

abridge, compress, condense, contract, curtail, epitomize, reduce, shorten

abbreviating antonyms

Meaning :

amplify, dilate, elongate, enlarge, expand, expatiate, extend, lengthen, produce, prolong, stretch

Words that rhyme with abbreviating

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