短的英文单词是short，音标：[ʃɔːt]。例句：He took a short leave of absence to attend to personal business.他休了一个短假去处理私事。
That dress of hers is too short.
Have you thought about having your hair in a shorter style?
He took a short leave of absence to attend to personal business.
He had short curly hair.
A cover letter should never exceed one page; often a far shorter letter will suffice.
The whole troop of men and women wore their hair fairly short.
The male is generally larger with a shorter beak.
Hirst rolled a short pass to Merson.
She had short, wavy brown hair.
Keep your nails short and your hands clean.
There are two versions of the game, a long one and a short one.
Short sound waves bounce off even small objects.
Small children have a very short attention span.
Devaluation would only give the economy a brief respite.
They've come a long way in a short space of time.
Life's too short to sit around moping.
He's bronzed from a short holiday in California.
Parting from any one of you for even a short time is hard.
He died peacefully on December 10 after a short illness.
The days are shorter in (the) wintertime.
My father marched me over to Otto, the local barber, to have my hair cut short.
She'd had to wear her short, auburn hair flat like a twenties flapper for the play.
Although the car is some 2 inches shorter than its predecessor, its boot is 20 percent larger.
This creature's fur is short, dense and silky.
What perturbs me is that magazine articles are so much shorter nowadays.
I'm going to France for a short break.
He's had his hair cut really short.
When text is saved from a Web page, it is often very badly formatted with many short lines.
His ability to absorb information was astonishing, but his concentration span was short.
She gave him a factual account of the chronology of her brief liaison.