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"abbreviation" Meaning in English

1. shortening something by omitting parts of it
Part of speech : noun
2. a shortened form of a word or phrase
Part of speech : noun

Translation for "abbreviation"

abbreviation meaning in Spanish : abreviatura
  • abbreviation meaning in German : Abkürzung
  • abbreviation meaning in Russian : сокращение
  • abbreviation meaning in Portuguese : abreviação
  • abbreviation meaning in Chinese : 缩写
  • abbreviation meaning in Japanese : 略語
  • abbreviation meaning in Tamil : சுருக்கம்
  • abbreviation meaning in Arabic : الاختصار
  • abbreviation meaning in Turkish : kısaltma
  • abbreviation meaning in Hindi : संक्षिप्त नाम
  • abbreviation meaning in Telugu : సంక్షిప్త
  • abbreviation meaning in French : abréviation
  • Examples containing "abbreviation"

    • He felt a slight uneasy at the abbreviation of his name

    • The abbreviation USA stands for United states of America

    • Most common abbreviations used in Verbal and written English communication: * A.S.A.P. - "As soon as possible," used when encouraging someone to respond to a request without delay. * B.Y.O.B. - "Bring your own bottle" is used for parties where guests are expected to bring their own beverages or restaurants that don't sell alcohol. * D.I.Y. - This acronym stands for "do it yourself," which means creating something on your own. It is used for crafts and home repairs. * E.T.A. - This acronym means "estimated time of arrival," and is used as a guess for when one expects to arrive somewhere. * R.S.V.P. - This initialism comes from "Répondez, s'il vous plait," French for "respond, please." It's often used on invitations to parties and special events, and is intended (as it says) to be responded to with a "yes, we will attend," or "no, we will not."

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