OTHER WORDS FROM foreshortenun·fore·short·ened, adjective
How to use foreshorten in a sentence
In the decoration of this Correggio surpassed himself in his mastery of chiaroscuro and the foreshortening of the human figure.Cathedral Cities of Italy|William Wiehe Collins
Approach to the edge of the disk also causes a foreshortening which sometimes entirely alters the aspect of a marking.Pleasures of the telescope|Garrett Serviss
Pedestals were all very well at a proper distance, but at a close view they were foreshortening to the human figure.The Helpmate|May Sinclair
He was the first who attempted the difficult task of foreshortening.
The foreshortening of the right arm and hand of Icarus is a clever piece of technical workmanship.Van Dyck|Estelle M. Hurll