in short
phrasal by way of summary ; briefly

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • In short — Short Short, n. 1. A summary account. [1913 Webster] The short and the long is, our play is preferred. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. pl. The part of milled grain sifted out which is next finer than the bran. [1913 Webster] The first remove above bran… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • in short — See: IN BRIEF …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in short — See: IN BRIEF …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in short supply — {adj. phr.} Not enough; in too small a quantity or amount; in less than the amount or number needed. * /The cookies are in short supply, so don t eat them all up./ * /We have five people and only four beds, so the beds are in short supply./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in short supply — {adj. phr.} Not enough; in too small a quantity or amount; in less than the amount or number needed. * /The cookies are in short supply, so don t eat them all up./ * /We have five people and only four beds, so the beds are in short supply./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in short order — {adv. phr.} Without delay; quickly. * /Johnny got ready in short order after his father said that he could come to the ball game if he was ready in time./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in short order — {adv. phr.} Without delay; quickly. * /Johnny got ready in short order after his father said that he could come to the ball game if he was ready in time./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in short order — phrasal with dispatch ; quickly …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • List of Olympic medalists in short track speed skating — This is the complete list of Olympic medalists in short track speed skating from 1994 to 2006.Men500 metres5000 metre relay1500 metres3000 metre relayReferences* [http://www.olympic.org/uk/athletes/results/search r uk.asp International Olympic… …   Wikipedia

  • Help Wanted (Heroes Are in Short Supply) — Infobox Album Name = Help Wanted (Chi Lites Album) Type = studio Longtype = Artist = Chi Lites Released = 1998 Recorded = Genre = Length = Label = Producer = Reviews = Last album = This album = Next album = Help Wanted is the title of the Chi… …   Wikipedia

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