Synonyms of abbreviate in English:

abbreviate

verb

  • 1 please abbreviate your essays to a length of no more than two pages
    shorten, reduce, cut, contract, condense, compress, abridge, truncate, pare down, prune, shrink, telescope; summarize, abstract, précis, synopsize, digest, edit
    [Antonyms] lengthen expand elongate
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    Word of the day neoteny
    Pronunciation: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
    noun
    retention of juvenile features in the adult animal