Abbreviation

All possible synonyms of the word Abbreviation as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Abbreviation

Definition

  • shortening something by omitting parts of it

Synonyms

  • abbreviation

Hypernyms

  • shortening: act of decreasing in length; "the dress needs shortening"

Abbreviation

Definition

  • a shortened form of a word or phrase

Synonyms

  • abbreviation

Hypernyms

  • form, word form, signifier, descriptor: the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something; "the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a stem and a list of inflections to be attached"

Hyponyms

  • apocope: abbreviation of a word by omitting the final sound or sounds; "the British get `pud' from `pudding' by apocope"

Usage domain members

  • appro: an informal British abbreviation of approval; "he accepted it on appro"

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