Definition of truncated


  • cut short in duration; "the abbreviated speech", "her shortened life was clearly the result of smoking", "an unsatisfactory truncated conversation". Synonyms: abbreviated, shortened.
  • terminating abruptly by having or as if having an end or point cut off; "a truncate leaf", "truncated volcanic mountains", "a truncated pyramid". Synonyms: truncate.


  • replace a corner by a plane. Synonyms: truncate.
  • approximate by ignoring all terms beyond a chosen one; "truncate a series". Synonyms: truncate.
  • make shorter as if by cutting off; "truncate a word", "Erosion has truncated the ridges of the mountains". Synonyms: cut short, truncate.

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Rhymes with truncated

abbreviated, accelerated, accumulated, activated, adulterated, affiliated, aggravated, aggregated, agitated, alienated, alleviated, amalgamated, animated, annihilated, anticipated, antiquated, appreciated, articulated, asphyxiated, assassinated.

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  • truncated is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 12 points
  • truncated is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 12 points
  • truncated is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 15 points
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