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vertically challenged Syllabification: ver·tic·al·ly chal·lenged
Pronunciation: /ˌvərdik(ə)lē ˈCHalənjd/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of vertically challenged in English:


Not tall in height; short.
Example sentences
  • A trick for those vertically challenged is to go with a shorter cuff, about ¾ of an inch.
  • Among other things, we are not a vertically challenged group.
  • Is it official mayoral business or just a friendly private correspondence, one vertically challenged guy to another?
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