What is another word for compress?

408 synonyms found


[ k_ə_m_p_ɹ_ˈɛ_s], [ kəmpɹˈɛs], [ kəmpɹˈɛs]

Synonyms for Compress:

contract (verb) decrease (verb) diminish (verb) flatten (verb) Other synonyms:

Rhymes for Compress:

  1. press, hesse, hess, guess, less, s, crests, es, dress, mess, stress, chess, tress, bless, cress, fess, yes, ness;
  2. fluoresce, redress, assess, egress, express, confess, impress, depress, obsess, caress, divests, regress, attests, repress, noblesse, profess, oppress, digress, requests, finesse, address, digests, distress, protests, suppress, success, suggests, molests, transgress, progress, undress, largesse, possess, excess, recess, aggress, contests;
  3. nonetheless, convalesce, cps, dispossess, repossess, acquiesce, oas, reassess, coalesce;
  4. nevertheless;

Quotes for Compress:

  1. I take a whole life story and compress it into three minutes. Harlan Howard.
  2. The chess player who develops the ability to play two dozen boards at a time will benefit from learning to compress his or her analysis into less time. Marilyn vos Savant.
  3. Or the other process that is important is that I compress longer sections of composed music, either found or made by myself, to such an extent that the rhythm becomes a timbre, and formal subdivisions become rhythm. Karlheinz Stockhausen.

Idioms of Compress:

  1. compress sth into sth;

Adjectives for Compress:

  • terrific.