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n. & adj.
Variant of shorty.


(ˈʃɔːtɪ) or


npl shorties
1. informal
a. pl shortiesa person or thing that is extremely short
b. (as modifier): a shortie nightdress.
2. (Cookery) a Scot name for shortbread


(inf: also shortie nightie) → Shorty nt, → kurzes Nachthemd
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