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synonyms for appressed

  • solid
  • tight
  • bunched
  • close
  • compressed
  • crowded
  • firm
  • packed
  • pressed
  • thick
  • dense
  • hard
  • impenetrable
  • impermeable

antonyms for appressed

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  • empty
  • loose
  • uncrowded
  • unfriendly
  • big
  • large
  • lengthy
  • long
  • slack
  • unabridged
  • uncondensed
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How to use appressed in a sentence

The plant is propagated chiefly by long and slender stolons, bearing appressed rudimentary stalk-bases.
BEAUTIFUL FERNSDANIEL CADY EATON
Involucre club-shaped, yellowish; the rigid somewhat glutinous scales linear, closely imbricated and appressed.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
Scales of the oblong involucre appressed, destitute of herbaceous tips (except n. 1 and 2).
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
Involucre globular; the imbricated scales coriaceous and appressed at base, attenuate to long stiff points with hooked tips.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
Leaves scale-formed, obtuse, closely appressed and very persistent.
TREES OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESAUSTIN C. APGAR
Skull: Size medium; braincase well inflated; zygomata strong, moderately appressed to cranium.
GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION AND TAXONOMY OF THE CHIPMUNKS OF WYOMINGJOHN A. WHITE
Skull: Large; braincase well inflated; zygomatic arches strong and slightly appressed to skull.
TAXONOMY OF THE CHIPMUNKS, EUTAMIAS QUADRIVITTATUS AND EUTAMIAS UMBRINUSJOHN A. WHITE
Pileus convex or expanded, dry, clothed with a very minute appressed tomentum, whitish.
THE MUSHROOM, EDIBLE AND OTHERWISEM. E. HARD
It often extends beyond the insertion of the terminal flower and its glume, and then lies hidden appressed to the palea.
A HANDBOOK OF SOME SOUTH INDIAN GRASSESRAI BAHADUR K. RANGA ACHARIYAR
Spikelets are narrowly lanceolate, closely appressed and imbricate, 1/6 inch long excluding the awn and very variable.
A HANDBOOK OF SOME SOUTH INDIAN GRASSESRAI BAHADUR K. RANGA ACHARIYAR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO APPRESSED

  • appressed
  • bunched
  • close
  • compressed
  • crowded
  • dense
  • firm
  • hard
  • impenetrable
  • impermeable
  • packed
  • pressed
  • solid
  • thick
  • tight
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.