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Synonyms for short circuit
short cir·cuit

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  1. short circuitnoun

    Synonyms:
    short

  2. short circuitverb

    to cause a short circuit in

    Synonyms:
    short

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. short circuit, shortverb

    accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference

    Synonyms:
    shortstop, short

  2. short-circuitverb

    hamper the progress of; impede

    "short-circuit warm feelings"

    Synonyms:
    go around, bypass, get around, short

  3. short-circuit, shortverb

    create a short circuit in

    Synonyms:
    go around, short-circuit, bypass, short-change, get around, short

  4. bypass, short-circuit, go around, get aroundverb

    avoid something unpleasant or laborious

    "You cannot bypass these rules!"

    Synonyms:
    swing, go around, get about, get out, outflank, short, bypass, rotate, circulate, spread, revolve, short-circuit, break, get around

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  1. List of known nicknames for "Short Circuit":

    Raymond Bianchi

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#746short
#1618break
#3125spread
#5162swing
#10257bypass
#14225rotate
#26691circulate
#36328revolve
#40290shortstop
#230288outflank

How to use short circuit in a sentence?

  1. Bobby Jindal:

    We should not short-circuit the vetting process -- we've got a normal vetting process. Simply allowing more people into our country doesn't solve this problem.

  2. Josh Earnest:

    No one’s allowed to short-circuit this system.

  3. San Francisco:

    These two recalls have one thing in common : they are attempts to short-circuit the democratic process with big money.

  4. James Comey:

    People in this country need to stand up and go to the voting booth and vote their values, and so impeachment, in a way, would short circuit that.

  5. Bobby Jindal:

    The answer to this is not to put a Band-Aid on this and allow even more people to come into America, we should not short-circuit the vetting process -- we've got a normal vetting process. Simply allowing more people into our country doesn't solve this problem.


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