he is short
phrase
1. (in height) 
He is short, so he's better at soccer than basketball.Él es bajo, así que es mejor para el fútbol que para el baloncesto.
b. él es chaparro (Central America) (Mexico) 
He is short and his boyfriend is tall.Él es chaparro y su novio es alto.
c. él es petiso (South America) 
He is short and his pants are always too long.Él es petiso y sus pantalones siempre están demasiado largos.
2. (impatient) 
He is short with his students, so he is fairly unpopular.Él es brusco con sus estudiantes, así que es poco popular.
Don is short with waiters. Actually, he's a pretty rude man.Don es seco con los camareros. De hecho, es bien grosero.
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