What is another word for cut short?

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Verb
To stop earlier than intended
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“He sat restlessly, wishing that they would cut short the meeting and move directly to the glorious selection of the steel-smelting prizes.”
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To shorten in length, duration or extent
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“The most serious display of bias occurred when the trial court arbitrarily cut short the length of time in which defendants were allowed to present their case.”
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To interrupt someone
“Mr. Eden's secretary decided to cut him short while he was criticizing Mussolini.”
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To slow the growth or progress of, or to keep under control
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To stop operating
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To cause disarray or disorganization in the order of
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Adjective
Cut or shortened, especially of a literary work
Adjective
At a halt
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