Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT De keizer is ver weg - boek met wilde avonturen in China

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short / brief / to lack / weak point / fault
text message / SMS
short in time / fleeting / brief / gasping (breath) / curt (tone of voice)
short term / short time
short film / video clip
phrase (grammar)
short pants / shorts
of short duration / brief / momentary
short term / short-term
short story
short term
short circuit
short stave of the barrel (which allows the contents to escape) / (fig.) shortcoming / weak point
sprint (race)
(usually fig.) shortsighted / myopic
shortcoming / defect / fault / one's weak points
short range
shortwave (radio)
to be short of the full amount
SMS / text message
(of a person) short but plucky (idiom) / (of an article) concise and forceful
short-term loan
lit. short-weaponed soldiery fight one another (idiom); fierce hand-to-hand infantry combat / to fight at close quarters
short-sighted / suicide
temporary job / odd job / seasonal worker
stocky (short and robust)
to die young / short-lived
short pass (in ball game)
short-term storage / store
shorts / tight-fitting clothes
narrow and shallow
sb who dies prematurely
short training course
short garment / short jacket
good prospects in the short term (finance)
the winter solstice
poor prospects in the short term (finance)
a geodesic (curve) / a shortest curve
short sleeves / short-sleeved shirt
brachydactylism (genetic abnormality of short or missing fingers)
quokka (Setonix brachyurus)
lit. short jacket party / working people / the toiling masses / blue collar workers
(bird species of China) short-billed minivet (Pericrocotus brevirostris)
(bird species of China) short-tailed albatross (Phoebastria albatrus)
(bird species of China) parasitic jaeger (Stercorarius parasiticus)
(bird species of China) short-tailed parrotbill (Neosuthora davidiana)
to fall short in one's payments / to lack / to be short of
short takeoff and landing aircraft
(bird species of China) short-tailed shearwater (Puffinus tenuirostris)
dachshund / basset hound
(bird species of China) streaked wren-babbler (Napothera brevicaudata)
ankle boots
to make the best of a bad job / to make the best use of limited resources (idiom)
(bird species of China) rufous-throated wren-babbler (Spelaeornis caudatus)
short position (finance)
(bird species of China) tundra bean goose (Anser serrirostris)
(bird species of China) Himalayan swiftlet (Aerodramus brevirostris)
(bird species of China) vernal hanging parrot (Loriculus vernalis)
short-term phonological memory
short-term financing
short wavelength
(bird species of China) short-eared owl (Asio flammeus)
to be focused on short-term gain
(bird species of China) short-toed snake eagle (Circaetus gallicus)
short distance / a stone's throw away

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