Translation of shortness in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈʃɔːrtnəs; ˈʃɔːtnɪs/


uncountable/no numerable
  • 2 (deficiency) shortness of sth [of time/money/staff] falta (feminine)de algo shortness of breath falta (feminine) de aliento

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