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Synonyms for truncate
ˈtrʌŋ keɪttrun·cate

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  1. truncateverb

    round down

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  1. truncate, truncatedverb

    terminating abruptly by having or as if having an end or point cut off

    "a truncate leaf"; "truncated volcanic mountains"; "a truncated pyramid"

    truncated, shortened, abbreviated


  2. truncateverb

    replace a corner by a plane

    cut short


  3. truncateverb

    approximate by ignoring all terms beyond a chosen one

    "truncate a series"

    cut short


  4. truncate, cut shortverb

    make shorter as if by cutting off

    "truncate a word"; "Erosion has truncated the ridges of the mountains"

    cut short, clip, break off, curtail, break short


Dictionary of English Synonymes1.0 / 1 vote

  1. truncateverb

    lop, maim, lop off, cut off

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  1. Lindsey Graham:

    He understands the position he's in, he's probably not going to be the next attorney general, but this is a chance for him to show he can handle responsibility. This enhances his political future if he handles this well. It would be a nightmare for us to truncate the Mueller investigation.

  2. Paul Offit:

    The one thing you can't truncate or coalesce or overlap is the Phase 3 trial, the proof is in the pudding. The Phase 3 trial's the pudding and now you're going to test hopefully 10, 15, 20,000 people that will get this vaccine, 15,000 people that will get placebo and you'll see to what extent this is really safe and you'll see to what extent it's effective.

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  • подкосен, подкосявамBulgarian
  • περικομμένος, ακρωτηριασμένος, περικόπτω, κονταίνω, κολοβόςGreek
  • truncar, truncadoSpanish
  • typistää, katkaista, lyhentääFinnish
  • tronquer, tronqué, tronquéeFrench
  • csonkolHungarian
  • mutumutuMāori
  • afhakken, naar, afronden, afkappen, benedenDutch
  • arredondarPortuguese
  • усекать, укороченный, усечённыйRussian
  • kesmekTurkish

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