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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 cut short

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 cut short
      v 1: interrupt before its natural or planned end; "We had to cut
           short our vacation" [syn: break short, break off]
      2: cause to end earlier than intended; "The spontaneous
         applause cut the singer short"
      3: make shorter as if by cutting off; "truncate a word";
         "Erosion has truncated the ridges of the mountains" [syn:
      4: terminate or abbreviate before its intended or proper end or
         its full extent; "My speech was cut short"; "Personal
         freedom is curtailed in many countries" [syn: clip, curtail]