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Compress

Antonyms for compress:

extend, decompress, add, amplify, enlarge, expand.

Synonyms for compress:

Sense 1

redact, append, tighten, pantyliner, cotton wool, plaster cast, paginate, eye patch, cram, read through, fictionalize, interpolate, first-aid kit, ice pack, water down, tourniquet, sling, proofread, cotton ball, excise, brace, score out, cotton wool ball, strike out, paragraph, poultice, harden, dramatize, bite into, sanitize, splint, write in, bear down on or upon, bowdlerize, scratch out, widen, Plaster Of Paris, censor, corset, solidify, truss, distill, pad out, rub out, write out, emend, gypsum.

Sense 2

hack, band aid, proof, consolidate, dressing, walker, lint, cut down, edit, cotton, erase, cane, rewrite, exert, delete, walking stick, dig into.

Sense 3

crutch, application, swab, dig in, adapt, scrunch, update, staff, depress, bear down.

Sense 4

strike, plaster, read, punch.

Sense 5

tread, grind, scratch, rub.

Sense 6

collar.

Sense 7

plug, patch.

Sense 8

cast.

Sense 11

buzz.

Sense 18

support.

contract

recede.

cram

overfill.

crumple

scrunch.

dressing

bandage.

encapsulate

epitomize.

shorten

abbreviate.

Sense 2 (noun)

delete, bowdlerize, tighten, append, adapt, censor, cut down, dramatize.

Sense 4 (noun)

corset, cane, cotton ball, bandage, band aid, cast, collar, cotton.

Sense 5 (noun)

scrunch, depress, rub, grind.

compress (noun)

squeeze, compact, constrict, contract, pack together, press.

condense (noun)

tighten, consolidate, epitomize, cram.

outline (noun)

epitomize.

poultice (noun)

poultice.

compact, condense (verb)

pack, concentrate, contract, tighten, reduce, squeeze, wedge, shrink, crush, consolidate, abbreviate, shorten, constrict, decrease, stuff, cram, narrow, press, abridge, squash, epitomize.

contact (verb)

pack together, compact.

contract (verb)

squeeze, condense, wither.

decrease (verb)

erode, diminish, truncate, die down, dwindle, decrease, decrement, lessen, deplete, abbreviate, contract, shorten, compact, subside, concentrate, shrink, lower, abate, recede, deflate, drain, abridge, deduct, curtail.

diminish (verb)

shave, reduce, cull, nip, clip, shear, pare, prune, trim, lighten, weed, crop, downgrade, taper, minimize, bob.

flatten (verb)

flatten, level, smooth, plane, even, squish, grade.

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