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青少儿英语指南    2019-03-05 12:09:52



英音 [ʃɔ:t] 美音 [ʃɔrt]


adj. 短的,短暂的;矮的;短缺的;短期的;

adv. 突然;唐突地;简短地;横贯地;

n. 短裤;短路;缺乏;

vt. 故意少给…的零头,骗取;

vi. 短路;


  1. the location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed

  2. accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference

  3. the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed between second and third base

  1. primarily temporal sense; indicating or being or seeming to be limited in duration;

    "a short life"
    "a short flight"
    "a short holiday"
    "a short story"
    "only a few short months"

  2. (primarily spatial sense) having little length or lacking in length;

    "short skirts"
    "short hair"
    "the board was a foot short"
    "a short toss"

  3. low in stature; not tall;

    "he was short and stocky"
    "short in stature"
    "a short smokestack"
    "a little man"

  4. not sufficient to meet a need;

    "an inadequate income"
    "a poor salary"
    "money is short"
    "on short rations"
    "food is in short supply"
    "short on experience"

  5. (of memory) deficient in retentiveness or range;

    "a short memory"

  6. not holding securities or commodities that one sells in expectation of a fall in prices;

    "a short sale"
    "short in cotton"

  7. of speech sounds or syllables of relatively short duration;

    "the English vowel sounds in `pat', `pet', `pit', `pot', putt' are short"

  8. less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so;

    "a light pound"
    "a scant cup of sugar"
    "regularly gives short weight"

  9. lacking foresight or scope;

    "a short view of the problem"
    "shortsighted policies"
    "shortsighted critics derided the plan"
    "myopic thinking"

  10. tending to crumble or break into flakes due to a large amount of shortening;

    "shortbread is a short crumbly cookie"
    "a short flaky pie crust"

  11. marked by rude or peremptory shortness;

    "try to cultivate a less brusque manner"
    "a curt reply"
    "the salesgirl was very short with him"

  1. quickly and without warning;

    "he stopped suddenly"

  2. without possessing something at the time it is contractually sold;

    "he made his fortune by selling short just before the crash"

  3. clean across;

    "the car's axle snapped short"

  4. at some point or distance before a goal is reached;

    "he fell short of our expectations"

  5. so as to interrupt;

    "She took him up short before he could continue"

  6. at a disadvantage;

    "I was caught short"

  7. in a curt, abrupt and discourteous manner;

    "he told me curtly to get on with it"
    "he talked short with everyone"
    "he said shortly that he didn't like it"

  1. cheat someone by not returning him enough money

  2. create a short circuit in

shortage n. 不足,缺点;缺少;缺少量;不足额;
shortbread n. 用面粉,奶油和糖掺合做成的脆饼;
shortcake n. 脆饼的一种;
shortchange vt. (找钱时故意)少找零头,欺骗;
shortcoming n. 短处,缺点;
shortcut n. 捷径,近路;被切短的东西;
shorten vt.& vi. 缩短,变短;
shortening n. 缩针,简写;酥油/雪白奶油; v. 弄短,缩短( shorten的现在分词 );
shortfall n. 缺少;不足之数;亏空;
shorthair n. (身材细长的)短毛猫;
shorthand n. 速记;速记法;简略的表达方式;
shorthorn n. 短角牛;<美俚>刚到边远地区的人;新来的人;新手;
shortia n. 岩扇,杖草叶岩扇;
shortie n. 矮子,特别短的东西(尤指衣,裤);
shortlist vt. <英>供最后挑选(或考虑)用的候选人名单;
shortly adv. 立刻,马上;简单地,扼要地;唐突地,简慢地;在即;
shortsighted adj. 没有远见的;目光浅近;
shortstop n. 游击,速显液;
shortwave n. 短波;
shorty n. 矮子,特别短的东西(尤指衣,裤);
ultrashort adj. 超短波的,极短的;特短;

Short adj. 短的,短暂的;矮的;短缺的;短期的; adv. 突然;唐突地;简短地;横贯地; n. 短裤;短路;缺乏; vt. 故意少给…的零头,骗取; vi. 短路;
short-short n. 超短篇,小小说;
short short story 超短篇小说;
short residuum 脆残油,真空(塔)蒸馏残渣,浓缩残油;
short temper n. 急性子,脾气暴躁;
short shipment 短卸,短货,装载不足;
short exchange 短期汇兑;
short arc 短弧;
short sea 三角浪,短浪,近海;
short weight n. 重量不足,分量不够,缺斤短两;
short shoot 短茎,短枝;
vaccine short [医] 菌苗疗法, 疫苗疗法;
short fissure [医]短裂,水平裂;
waveguide short 波导短路;
short annealing 快速退火;
short bills 近期国库券;
short precision 短精度;
short run 短期(指企业无法改变生产规模的较短期限);浇不足;
short title 短标题;
short infrared 短波红外线,短波红外区;