Synonyms & Antonyms : Compress





Compress



( Verb )


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After he
compressed cotton into bales, he set out to bank.

Synonyms:

Abridge

Contract

Crowd

Compact

Condense

Contextual Examples:

Better
compress your ideas in a page or two and leave them with me for consideration.

Metals
contract when they are cooled.

Crowded cities are a menace to nature.



Antonyms:

Diffuse

Dilate

Expand

Extend

Contextual Examples:

We can
diffuse the negative aspects of elections by educating the voters with more constructive campaigning.

I
dilated upon the scheme to provide due guidance to my subordinates.

Let us
expand this paragraph into an essay.

There are plans to
extend the no smoking area.




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