Word of the Day: truncate

Pronunciation: [TRUHNG-keyt]

Definition: to shorten by cutting off a part; cut short:

Part of Speech: verb

Sentence: In an attempt to release his students early, Professor Williams truncated his his extended lecture to 20 minutes.

Synonyms: abbreviate, trim, curtail, abridge, crop,

Antonyms: lengthen, elongate, stretch, expand

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