What are the antonyms for LENGTHEN?

Synonyms for LENGTHEN

Usage Examples for LENGTHEN

  1. " Plainly it is time that I should lengthen the authority of my own arm very perceptibly. - "Kai Lung's Golden Hours" by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  2. Thus the monotonous, heart- breaking days go by and lengthen into weeks, and the weeks extend into months. - "Hodge and His Masters" by Richard Jefferies