French translation of 'shortness'
- [of person]
petite taille f
- [of visit, message, conversation]
- [of hair, skirt]
⇒ I was shocked by the shortness of her skirt.
Sa jupe était si courte que j'en ai été choqué.the shortness of his hair
sa coupe de cheveux très courte
Example Sentences Including 'shortness'
The shortness was a blessing, for the symposium on Whither the Gothic?Death in Purple Prose
Given the shortness of his acquaintance with this place he had certainly felt a lot of different things about it.COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
She knew who Paula was, and admired the several studs in her nose and the extreme shortness of her skirts.MR GOLIGHTLY'S HOLIDAY (2003)
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Translation of shortness from the Collins English to French Dictionary