過去式：abridged 過去分詞：abridged 現在分詞：abridging
- 1. 縮短 He decided to abridge his stay here after he received a letter from home. 他接到家信後決定縮短在這裡的逗留時間。
- 2. 刪節，節略 This book might be more readable if it is abridged. 這本書如經刪節，可讀性也許會更強些。
- 3. 限制 The freedom of speech should not be abridged. 言論自由不應受限制。
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...speak to suddenly A beggar accosted me in front of the store. abridge [動] 縮短，刪節 同義字：condense It was abridged from...