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 Wordsfurrow - long shallow trench made by a plow; deep wrinkle in the skin; V.
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
interpolate - insert between
sear - burn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither
pare - cut away the outer covering or skin of (with a knife); trim; Ex. pare apples/expenses
sophisticated - worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
olfactory - concerning the sense of smell
embellish - adorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)
sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor
polarity - state of having two opposite qualities