Another word for shorten
shorten abbreviate abridge curtail truncateSearch Thesaurus
These verbs mean to diminish the length, duration, or extent of by or as if by cutting: vices that will shorten your life; abbreviated the speech; abridging the citizens' rights; curtailed their visit; truncated the conversation.
Another word for shortenverb
To make short or shorter the duration or extent of:abbreviate, abridge, condense, curtail, reduce. See increase, long