Definition of abbreviate

Common misspellings:
  • abriviate (0.0%)
  • abrrieavted (0.0%)
  • abreviate (100.0%)
  • abbriviate (0.0%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. Camargo says Grimm was the first who ventured to abbreviate her skirts - Queens of the French Stage by H. Noel Williams

  2. Such a conviction of course did little either to mitigate or to abbreviate his widowhood and it set a limit to his recognition at the best of Catherine's possibilities and of Mrs Penniman's ministrations - Washington Square by Henry James