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abridgment

An abridgment is something that was abridged. Abridge means look it up yourself, damn it!  You can find it by clicking here. Just to be clear, abridge doesn’t mean “look it up yourself, damn it!” Those were my words to those people expecting me to include a definition of the word abridge here. I’m sorry […]

abridge

To abridge something means to shorten it or reduce its scope. That something usually, but not necessarily, consists of words, such as a document, film, play or such. Changing the scope might mean, for example, removing some topics from a document because they aren’t considered important to a particular audience. When using abridge to mean […]