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short [ling.] - weniger

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short of

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wenig; weniger als; nicht ganz; kurz vor


Examples/ definitions with source references
short of
1. Having an inadequate supply of: We're short of cash.
2. Less than: Nothing short of her best effort was required to make the team.
3. Other than; without resorting to: Short of yelling at him, I had no other way to catch his attention.
4. Not quite willing to undertake or do; just this side of: She stopped short of throwing out the old photo.
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Authorwmw (386353) 20 Jul 11, 09:37
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short of

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geringer / weniger als



Context/ examples
Muret-Sanders
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little short of 10 dollars - etwas weniger als 10 Dollar
nothing short of - nichts weniger als
I need €100 but I'm still €10 short - ... aber ich habe noch €10 zuwenig/weniger
they have one player short - sie haben einen Mann weniger auf dem Platz


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#1AuthorMiMo (236780) 20 Jul 11, 10:35
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