Meaning of Abbreviate

English: Abbreviate
Bangla: সংক্ষিপ্ত করা, হ্রাস করা, অল্প করা, খাট করা, হ্রস্ব করা, কম করা, সংক্ষেপ করা, ছোট করা
Hindi: संक्षिप्त करना
Type: Verb / ক্রিয়া / क्रिया

Previous: abbots Next: abbreviated

Bangla Academy Dictionary:

Definition: 1

to shorten (a word or phrase) by omitting letters, substituting shorter forms, etc., so that the shortened form can represent the whole word or phrase, as ft. for foot, ab. for about, R.I. for Rhode Island, NW for Northwest, or Xn for Christian.

Definition: 2

to reduce (anything) in length, duration, etc.; make briefer: to abbreviate a speech.

Definition: 3

to use abbreviations.

Definition: 4

to shorten (a word or phrase) by contraction or omission of some letters or words

Definition: 5

to shorten (a speech or piece of writing) by omitting sections, paraphrasing, etc