Sentences Containing 'abbreviate'
But this intensity of his physical prostration did but so much the more abbreviate it.
Birders often abbreviate its name to "Med Gull".
More Vocab Wordsgratify - please; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
hovel - shack; small wretched house
suffragist - advocate of the extension of voting rights (for women); CF. suffrage
incantation - singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
shoddy - made of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick
servile - slavish; cringing; N. servility
carapace - shell covering the back (of a turtle, tortoise, crab, etc.)
intangible - not able to be perceived by touch; vague
codicil - supplement to the body of a will; later addition to a will
lancet - small surgical tool for making incisions