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How to Pronounce short?

Correct pronunciation for the word "short" is [ʃˈɔːt], [ʃˈɔːt], [ʃ_ˈɔː_t].

What are the misspellings for short?

"Short" in context

Short is a word that describes something that is relatively small in size or duration. It is often used to refer to a length of time or physical distance. For example, a typical work day is usually 8 hours, which is considered short in comparison to a 12-hour work day. A distance of 2 kilometres is considered short compared to a 10-kilometre journey. This word can also be used to describe a person's height - someone who is 5 feet or less can be considered short.

Short is also used to describe a narrative or a film with a relatively brief length.

What are similar-sounding words for short?

Usage over time for short:

This graph shows how "short" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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