Technology / Programming / Short: A short is a datatype that represent a small int, using 2 bytes instead of 4 like a c++ or java int. Shorts are useful for calculations that need to be extremely fast where you know that your data value will never exceed the range of two bytes. Short is signed by default, but can also be declared as unsigned.
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
Business / Finance / Short Tender: A straddle involves both purchase and sale. In short straddle one put and one call are sold. MORE
Business / Finance / Short Exempt: Used in the context of general equities. Actual purchase of securities by a short seller to replace those borrowed at the time of a short sale. MORE