Compress synonyms

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(Economics) To raise short-term interest rates.
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To pack or join firmly together
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To approach or meet in a common center; to consolidate.
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Shrink is defined as to become less, reduce or make smaller.
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To condense is to make something shorter or more concentrated, or to cause to change from a gas or vapor to a liquid.
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squeeze or press together
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To press hard on or together; compress:
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To fasten or hold with, or as if with, a cramp.
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To enter into by contract; establish or settle by formal agreement:
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(Intransitive) To urge or press forward; to force oneself.
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squeeze or press together
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To narrow, especially by applying pressure.
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The definition of abbreviate is to use a shortened form of something, such as a word or phrase, to represent the full form.
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To lose or cause to lose vitality or intensity:
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squeeze or press together
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To gain control of; subject or conquer:
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To lose water; become dry
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To make a pack of; to arrange closely and securely in a pack; hence, to place and arrange compactly as in a pack; to press into close order or narrow compass;
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Shorten is defined as to reduce in length, to roll in sail canvas or to add shortening to a pastry.
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To decrease in width; contract
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To shorten or contract by using fewer words, yet retaining the sense; to epitomize; to condense; as, to abridge a history or dictionary. [First attested in 1384.]. [First attested from around (1350 to 1470)]
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squeeze or press together
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squeeze or press together
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squeeze or press together
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squeeze or press together
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To cause (a liquid) to become a soft, semisolid mass; curdle; clot
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To consider (an idea, for example) as separate from particular examples or objects:
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To make an epitome of; sum up.
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To support or secure using a wedge.
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To lay stress upon, emphasize
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(Intransitive) Used other than as an idiom: see boil,"Ž down.
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To strike or drive against with a heavy impact; butt:
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To fill with information, ideas, etc.
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To prepare (a student) or review (a subject) for an examination in a hurried, intensive way
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(Intransitive) To proliferate; to become more widely present, to be disseminated. [from 13th c.]
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squeeze or press together
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To make (a quantity) smaller.
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(Rare) To cause to contract, constrict, or shrink
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To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
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(Intransitive) To combine into a single unit; to group together or join.
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squeeze or press together
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To bind by moral or legal obligation.
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To make into a bale or bales
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To put a bandage on (an injured part or person)
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To compel, as by oath, legal restraint, or contract
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To force; compel; oblige
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To press forward; crowd (into, against, etc.)
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(Figuratively) To limit or restrict, keep in check.
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(Economics) To reduce the amount of available currency or credit and thus lower prices.
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(Figurative) To enfold, to include (ideas, principles, etc.); to encompass.
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(Intransitive) To become firm; stabilise.
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(Computer graphics) To combine (separate layers) into a single image.
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To free from restraint, pressure, or strictness:
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compact, condense
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(Computing) To restore a compressed file to its normal size.
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(Slang, intransitive) To relatively quickly become much more fat or rotund.
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To raise the level of (low land) by adding earth, gravel, etc.
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To cause to increase in extent.
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To change (something) from a smaller form and/or size to a larger one.
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make more compact by or as if by pressing
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To adjust to normal atmospheric conditions after being exposed to increased pressure.
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