compact[ adjective kuhm-pakt, kom-, kom-pakt; verb kuhm-pakt; noun kom-pakt ]SEE DEFINITION OF compact
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COMPACT
A compact little group of men rounded the bend and approached.
The officers and other white men stood about in a compact and silent group.
The hour that sealed the compact between us was one of regret and alarm.
This writing, mighty Ferdinand, contains the articles of our compact.
With the Christian monarch, there is no hope of peace or compact.
The young men were standing in compact groups near the windows.
The "Compact" swung and tilted with the jolt of her energetic movements.
What if she were disobeying the Compact—death to the Wicked Compact!
Was painting Amelia's portrait a breach, too, of the Compact?
In spite of the wicked old Compact, they would keep together.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR COMPACT
- promissory note
- sacred word
- word of honor
- boiled down
- cut to the bone
- in a nutshell
- short and sweet
- to the point