How to use Short cut in a sentence
She doubted the back way was more dangerous than a short cut.
But even this did not quite complete the distance, and the line was carried on for still another kilometre and there stopped, " with its pair of rails gauntly projecting from the permanent way " (Fraser, The Short Cut to India, 1909).
Mr. Thomas Morley was admitted with a gunshot wound to his leg, sustained, according to him, when he was mugged in an alley while taking a short cut to his car.
Jonathan slid off the swing and took a short cut through the house to the chicken coup.
Dispensations, and also the one-year voluntariat, which had become a short cut for the so-called intellectual class to employment in the civil service rather than a means of training reserve officers, were abolished.Advertisement
Fraser, The Short Cut to India (London, 1909); with the books cited under Turks and in articles on the separate divisions of the empire and on Mahommedan law, institutions and religion.
These are made to shut air-tight against their frames, so as to prevent the air from taking a short cut back to the upcast, while preserving free access between the different districts without following the whole round of the air-ways.
There was also a short cut from Puteoli to Neapolis by the tunnel of Pausilipon, made under Augustus.
But for the sake of the independence of the Russian nation he resisted the temptation of taking this inviting but perilous short-cut to greatness.
In later times, however, there was in all probability a short cut by Rufrae along the line taken by the modern highroad and railway.Advertisement
In a young cone the seminiferous scale appears as a hump of tissue at the base or in the axil of the carpellary scale, but Celakovsky, a strong supporter of the axillary-bud theory, attaches little or no importance to this kind of evidence, regarding the present manner of development as being merely an example of a short cut adopted in the course of evolution, and replacing the original production of a branch in the axil of each carpellary scale.
When we reached the guardhouse, Shuttlewood and his friends were already there, having taken a short cut.
For the short cut take the flight of steps immediately down to your left leading into Via di Porta S. Pancrazio.
Similarly to create a protrusion extending to both sides from the sketcher plane the following short cut can be used.
We were even advised of a short cut back to M23 to avoid tailbacks during rush hour traffic!Advertisement
Gone were the flowing tresses in favor of a neat, short cut.
We would have taken any way rather than this; but it was late and growing dark, and the trestle was a short cut home.
We were even advised of a short cut back to M23 to avoid tailbacks during rush hour traffic !
The vast majority of people who trespass on the railroad are adults - taking a short cut or walking their dogs, for example.
The most popular Shih Tzu grooming cuts include the classic long-haired cut, a layered medium variation of the classic cut, a short cut or even a shaved style.Advertisement
Training dogs is a lot of work, and a barking collar is a last resort, not a short cut.
If you're petite, a short cut is your best bet because it won't overwhelm your body.
Not only is the most detailed plot so far it is also the most related too throughout the game through a variety of short cut scenes determining what exactly is happening.
The toast itself goes back to the Greek days, where poisoning of wine had been a favorite way of disposing of a rival or creating a short-cut to divorce.
If the pressure in the lungs is higher than that of the heart and body, blood returning to the heart will take the short cut back into the aorta from the pulmonary artery through the PDA instead of going to the lungs.Advertisement
For men who simply do not want to go for a very short cut this year, medium-length haircuts are also in style.
A sleek longer under layer might be offset by short spikes on the top, for example, or long pieces offset by a short cut.
Choosing the right short cut can be a challenge, however.
Whether your favorite celebrity is currently sporting a wispy style, an extremely short cut or a head full of bouncy curls, you'll want to make sure that the style will suit your hair.
A simple short cut on the sides and double the length on top.Advertisement
With a short cut and plenty of gel, it is possible to get a mohawk.
Once your hair is cut into the short style, however, you have to stay committed to the short cut until your hair grows out.
Whether you have curly or straight hair, hair styles with bangs are a great way to frame your face and keep a short cut looking soft and sweet.
A super short cut in the back paired with a long side bang is a fresh way to rock the pixie look.
A wax will help separate layers, adding interest and movement to your short cut.Advertisement
If you have curls, let them loose in a short cut that has plenty of top layers that add height.
Pixies work best on medium hair types with little wave, but rest assured a talented stylist can help you create a short cut that works with your individual needs.
If you don't have time to spend perusing designer sites, you'll find Amazon.com is your short cut to cut out swimwear.
Online dating sites can be a short-cut to finding people who are already comfortable with the "poly" lifestyle.
That's a short cut - ignore things like food and health care and just laser in on the costs of buying a home and keeping it going plus state income and sales taxes.Advertisement
Boy short cut - This type of tanga panties is cut similar to a boy short.
Dad had taken a short cut then.
Martha made the call, saying she thought she saw a girl taking a short cut across the pond.