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clipped

Pronunciation: /klɪpt/

Translation of clipped in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 [accent/speech/tone] cortado
    Example sentences
    • He had grown fairly adept at imitating Jimjim's clipped speech.
    • Eden, who was used to the clipped speech of her birthplace, was fascinated and amused.
    • It was a short, clipped sound, but at least it was there.
    1.2 (abbreviated) [word] apocopado, abreviado

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