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.

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 Verb Synonyms: laconic, terse, succinct, pithy, sententious, epigrammatic
Short Adjective Synonyms: direct, straight, straightforward, short and sweet

Short Tender

Business / Finance / Short Tender: A straddle involves both purchase and sale. In short straddle one put and one call are sold. MORE

Short Exempt

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

Short-Short Test

Business / Finance / Short-Short Test: An SEC rule requiring that short sales be made only in a market that is moving upward; this means either on an uptick from the last sale, or showing no downward movement. MORE