- rather short.
Origin of shortish
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Examples from the Web for shortish
He was a shortish, thick-set man of some five and forty years of age.A Lost Cause
Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
The ninth is a shortish hole, for which one is popularly supposed to take an iron club.The Golf Courses of the British Isles
They are shortish and very black, with projecting jaws, broad noses and thick lips.
He was a shortish, rather thick-set, fair man, with a roundish face and a somewhat florid complexion.A Voyage round the World
Its form, however, must have been Pig-like, so at least one would presume from the elongated skull and shortish legs.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia
Frank Evers Beddard