Short Squeeze

Business / Finance / Short Squeeze: Trade settlement made prior to the standard five-day period due to customer request.

Other Words for Short

Short Noun Synonyms: small, little, slight, petite, diminutive, wee, tiny, elfin, minuscule, midget, dwarfish, squat, dumpy, runty, stubby, stunted, pint-sized, knee-high to a grasshopper, sawn-off
Short Adjective Synonyms: direct, straight, straightforward, short and sweet
Short Verb Synonyms: laconic, terse, succinct, pithy, sententious, epigrammatic

Other Words for Squeeze

Squeeze Verb Synonyms: press, compress, compact, crush, squash, wring, pinch, nip, grip, tweak
Squeeze Adjective Synonyms: milk, shake down, bleed, lean on, put the screws to, put the squeeze on, twist (someone's) arm, put the arm on
Squeeze Noun Synonyms: extract, wrest, exact, extort, milk, wrench, pry (out), tear, bleed

Short-Handed Goal

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Short-Handed Goal: A goal scored by a player whose team is short-handed. See also power play goal. MORE

Short-Day Plants

Science / Biology / Short-Day Plants: Plants that fiower during early spring or fall when nights are relatively long and days are short; e.g., poinsettia and dandelions. MORE


Technology / Motors / Short-Circuit: A defect in a winding which causes part of the normal electrical circuit to be bypassed. This frequently results in reducing the resistance or impedance to such an extent as to cause overheating of th MORE

Short-Run Operating Activities

Business / Finance / Short-Run Operating Activities: The risk of falling short of any investment target. MORE

Short-Sale Rule

Business / Finance / Short-Sale Rule: Events and decisions concerning the short-term finance of a firm, such as how much inventory to order and whether to offer cash terms or credit terms to customers. MORE

Short-Term Bond Fund

Business / Finance / Short-Term Bond Fund: Any investments with a maturity of one year or less. MORE