noun, plural shorties.
a person of less than average stature (sometimes used as a disparaging and offensive term of address).
a garment designed to be of short length, as a hospital bed jacket.
Also, shawty, shaw-tee, ˈʃɔ ti. Slang.
a girl or woman:
We watched the shorties on the dance floor, all lookin’ so fine.
a girlfriend or sweetheart:
Me and my shorty went to that new club over on Ninth last night; what a scene!
noting a garment designed to be of short length:
a shorty nightgown; shorty pajamas.
(pl) shorties. a person or thing that is extremely short
(as modifier): a shortie nightdress
a Scot name for shortbread
adjective, shorter, shortest. 1. having little length; not long. 2. having little height; not tall: a short man. 3. extending or reaching only a little way: a short path. 4. brief in duration; not extensive in time: a short wait. 5. brief or concise, as writing. 6. rudely brief; abrupt; hurting: short behavior. 7. low […]
noun, Finance. 1. the total amount by which a single seller or all sellers are short in a particular stock or commodity or in the market as a whole.
noun, Golf. 1. a club, as a pitcher, pitching niblick, or niblick, with a short shaft and an iron head the face of which has great slope, for hitting approach shots.
adjective 1. rather short.