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COMPACT





Definition:

  1. [noun] a small cosmetics case with a mirror; to be carried in a woman's purse
    Synonyms: powder

  2. [noun] a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action
    Synonyms: covenant, concordat

  3. [noun] a small and economical car
    Synonyms: car

  4. [verb] have the property of being packable or compactable or of compacting easily; "This powder compacts easily"; "Such odd-shaped items do not pack well"
    Synonyms: pack

  5. [verb] compress into a wad; "wad paper into the box"
    Synonyms: pack, bundle, wad

  6. [verb] make more compact by or as if by pressing; "compress the data"
    Synonyms: compress, pack together

  7. [verb] squeeze or press together; "she compressed her lips"; "the spasm contracted the muscle"
    Synonyms: compress, constrict, squeeze, contract, press

  8. [adjective] closely and firmly united or packed together; "compact soil"; "compact clusters of flowers"

  9. [adjective] closely crowded together; "a compact shopping center"; "a dense population"; "thick crowds"
    Synonyms: dense, thick

  10. [adjective] heavy and compact in form or stature; "a wrestler of compact build"; "he was tall and heavyset"; "stocky legs"; "a thick middle-aged man"; "a thickset young man"
    Synonyms: heavyset, stocky, thick, thickset

  11. [adjective] briefly giving the gist of something; "a short and compendious book"; "a compact style is brief and pithy"; "succinct comparisons"; "a summary formulation of a wide-ranging subject"
    Synonyms: compendious, succinct, summary

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