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  • verbcompact, condense
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Synonyms for compress

verb compact, condense
  • abbreviate
  • constrict
  • cram
  • restrict
  • shorten
  • shrink
  • squeeze
  • wrap
  • abridge
  • abstract
  • bind
  • coagulate
  • concentrate
  • consolidate
  • contract
  • cramp
  • crowd
  • crush
  • decrease
  • dehydrate
  • epitomize
  • narrow
  • pack
  • press
  • ram
  • reduce
  • shrivel
  • squash
  • stuff
  • summarize
  • syncopate
  • telescope
  • tighten
  • wedge
  • boil down
  • densen
  • densify
  • force into space
  • make brief
  • press together

Antonyms for compress

  • amplify
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • free
  • grow
  • increase
  • lengthen
  • let go
  • open
  • release
  • add
  • allow
  • disperse
  • extend
  • loose
  • loosen
  • raise
  • strengthen
  • uncompress
  • untie
  • unwrinkle
  • blow up
  • fill
  • stretch
  • uncondense
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to compress

abbreviate

verb. shorten

abbreviated

verb. shorten

abridge

verb. shorten

abridged

verb. shorten

bandage

noun. covering for wound

compact

verb. make condensed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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