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short-circuits

verb
present tense third-person singular of short-circuit

Synonyms & Antonyms of short-circuits

to create difficulty for the work or activity of
  • for decades the maverick filmmaker was short-circuited by a chronic lack of funds

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short-circuiting

short-circuits

shortcoming

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“Short-circuits.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/short-circuits. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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