Meaning of ABBREVIATE in English

ABBREVIATE

v. Function: verb

Synonyms: SHORTEN , abridge, curtail, cut, cut back, retrench, slash

Related Words: attenuate, extenuate

Contrasted Words: enlarge, increase; amplify, dilate, expand

Antonyms: lengthen; extend

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.