Undaunted, Jason translated that himself too — which he then abridged.
After that, Hawking became closer with Jane and their two children, and then the abridged memoir was released.
You were doing what you could in a strange, intense, abridged amount of time.
abridged extract from My Paper Chase by Harold Evans published this week by Little, Brown.
Are the dearest rights of the American citizen to be abridged in this summary manner?
"Short roads" and "abridged methods" are characteristic of the century.
The English translation of the Historia (London, 1826) is abridged.
This is an abridged statement verified by the church itself.
Marriage had not abridged his immeasurable remoteness, nor touched his incorruptible refinement.
There was no watch kept, and the captives had no indication that they were abridged of their freedom.
c.1300, abreggen, "to make shorter, to condense," from Old French abregier "abridge, diminish, shorten," from Late Latin abbreviare "make short" (see abbreviate). The sound development from Latin -vi- to French -dg- is paralleled in assuage (from assuavidare) and deluge (from diluvium). Related: Abridged; abridging.