Sentences Containing 'abbreviate'
But this intensity of his physical prostration did but so much the more abbreviate it.
Birders often abbreviate its name to "Med Gull".
More Vocab Words::: engaged - employed; busy; betrothed; involved in conflict
::: wallow - roll in mud; indulge in; (of a ship) roll in a rough sea; become helpless; Ex. wallow in the mud/luxury
::: gravity - seriousness; ADJ. grave
::: disclaim - disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer
::: progenitor - ancestor
::: bate - let down; lessen the force of; moderate; restrain; Ex. with bated breath; CF. abate
::: vainglorious - boastful; excessively conceited; N. vainglory: great vanity
::: quotidian - daily; commonplace; customary; Ex. quotidian routine
::: waggish - humorous; mischievous; tricky
::: cognizance - knowledge; ADJ. cognizant; having knowledge; aware