Low and Short


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Low adjective – Having relatively little height.
Usage example: the low hedge surrounding the garden wasn't meant to keep anything out, just to look pretty

Short is a synonym for low in size topic. In some cases you can use "Short" instead the word "Low" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like small. popular alternative
Synonyms for Low


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Short adjective – Having relatively little height.
Usage example: a lot of boys are shorter than the girls in middle school, but they quickly catch up by high school

Low is a synonym for short in size topic. You can use "Low" instead the word "Short" as an adjective or a verb, if it concerns topics such as scarce, not tall. popular alternative
Nearby Words: shorten, shortened, shortage, shortness, shorted
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Things that words describes

life low life short life
man low man short man
cut low cut short cut
amount low amount short amount
Other nouns: range, end, time.

Both words in one sentence

  • Philip was rather short so one of the cardinals jokes that he must have specifically searched for a door that was low enough.
    Source: Low Clearance
  • Series / Frasier Niles orders a "double-short, low-fat, no-foam latte;" it morphs into "double-short, no-fat, low-foam," and it happens again after Niles corrects them.
  • Short-Range Shotgun In that game, shotguns are loaded with buckshot and do the whole short range with low damage from far way thing... on human targets.
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