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    To come up short

    Hi everyone! I've heard in a TV show a character saying: " I was trying to add up the quarterly budgets, and it kept coming up short". What's the meaning of "to come up short"? Hope you can help me!
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    Re: To come up short

    Click here come up short. See definition 2.

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