Share this entry

shrift
British English: /ʃrɪft/
American English: /ʃrɪft/

noun

  • to give somebody, something short shrift
    liquidare qualcuno, qualcosa senza tanti complimenti
    to get o receive short shrift from
    essere liquidato senza tanti complimenti da

Definition of shrift in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: