shorthanded


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shorthanded

adjective
Lacking the requisite workers or players:
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Nine died all together, and of the four survivors none understood navigation; when at last they took heart again and could handle a sail, they made a course by the stars roughly northward and were already short of food once more when they fell in with a petrol-driven ship from Rio to Cardiff, shorthanded by reason of the Purple Death and glad to take them aboard.
And I almost shrank from undertaking them shorthanded and without local knowledge of the river bed, which is so necessary for the con fident handling of the ship.
Despite still being shorthanded, there were only 57 seconds gone in the final period when McDonald claimed his second of the game.
Ben Davies scored on 49 seconds, while a shorthanded strike by Mac Faulkner on eight minutes 44 seconds made it 2-0.
It took the Stingrays 20 minutes to muster after the Giants outshot the home team 21-3 and scored the opening goal of the game, shorthanded, courtesy of Darryl Lloyd.
However, Solway equalised through Struan Tonnar with a shorthanded goal in the 26th minute.
Blaze had been positive about their chances ahead of the game - if they could stay at even strength - but were undone by Rouen's special teams, with two shorthanded and four powerplay goals.
The Knights were forced to play shorthanded from the 33rd minute on after Oliver Buzzelli was issued a red card for elbowing Gavidia, but that didn't prevent the Knights from extending the match.
Serious students of the game will appreciate what King Yao has to share about how shorthanded Hold'em differs from a full game; how to avoid mistakes and adjust correctly; and how poker on the Internet differs from face-to-face "brick-and-mortar" poker.
Although the satellite exceeded by nine months its five-year life expectancy, the failure leaves the United States temporarily shorthanded for the job of spotting and following such deadly weather phenomena as Atlantic hurricanes, Western winter storms, tornadoes and strong rainstorms that produce flash flooding.
A great finish by Jay Lucas for Whitley was another shorthanded goal for the home team.