Meaning of ABRIDGE in English

ABRIDGE

transcription, транскрипция: [ əˈbrɪdʒ ]

v.tr. 1 shorten (a book, film, etc.) by using fewer words or making deletions. 2 curtail (liberty). øøabridgable adj. abridger n. [ME f. OF abreg(i)er f. LL abbreviare ABBREVIATE]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.