short (adj.) 1
wanting, insufficient, inadequate
AW V.iii.176 [Lafew to Bertram] Your reputation comes too short for my daughter
LLL IV.iii.239 [Berowne to King, of Rosaline] She passes praise; then praise too short doth blot
Per I.ii.8 [Pericles alone] danger ... is at Antioch, / Whose arm seems far too short to hit me here
Tim I.i.100 [Messenger to Timon, of Ventidius] His means most short, his creditors most strait