Dictionary    Maps    Thesaurus    Translate    Advanced >   


Tip: Click a synonym from the results below to see its synonyms.

1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
Spartan, abbreviated, abridged, abstracted, aposiopestic, bobbed, bobtail, bobtailed, brief, brusque, canned, capsule, capsulized, clamped, clipped, close, close-knit, close-textured, close-woven, compact, compacted, compendious, compressed, concentrated, concise, concrete, congested, consolidated, constricted, contracted, crammed, crammed full, cramped, crisp, cropped, crowded, curt, curtailed, cut, cut short, dense, digested, docked, elided, elliptic, epigrammatic, firm, gluey, gnomic, hard, heavy, impenetrable, impermeable, jam-packed, jammed, knitted, laconic, massive, mowed, mown, nipped, nonporous, packed, pinched, pinched-in, pithy, pocket, pointed, pollard, polled, potted, pruned, puckered, pursed, reaped, reserved, sententious, serried, shaved, sheared, short, short and sweet, short-cut, shortened, snub, snubbed, solid, solidified, squeezed, strangled, strangulated, substantial, succinct, summary, synopsized, taciturn, terse, thick, thick-growing, thickset, tight, to the point, trimmed, truncated, viscid, viscose, viscous, wasp-waisted, wrinkled
Dictionary Results for condensed:
1. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Condense \Con*dense"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Condensed; p. pr. &
   vb. n. Condensing.] [L. condensare; con- + densare to make
   thick or dense, densus thick, dense: cf. F. condenser. See
   Dense, and cf. Condensate.]
   1. To make more close, compact, or dense; to compress or
      concentrate into a smaller compass; to consolidate; to
      abridge; to epitomize.
      [1913 Webster]

            In what shape they choose,
            Dilated or condensed, bright or obscure. --Milton.
      [1913 Webster]

            The secret course pursued at Brussels and at Madrid
            may be condensed into the usual formula,
            dissimulation, procrastination, and again
            dissimulation.                        --Motley.
      [1913 Webster]

   2. (Chem. & Physics) To reduce into another and denser form,
      as by cold or pressure; as, to condense gas into a liquid
      form, or steam into water.
      [1913 Webster]

   Condensed milk, milk reduced to the consistence of very
      thick cream by evaporation (usually with addition of
      sugar) for preservation and transportation.

   Condensing engine, a steam engine in which the steam is
      condensed after having exerted its force on the piston.

   Syn: To compress; contract; crowd; thicken; concentrate;
        abridge; epitomize; reduce.
        [1913 Webster]

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
condensed \condensed\ adj.
   1. (Psychol) representing two or more ideas or emotions by a
      single symbol; as, a condensed expression of various
      feelings and ideas.
      [WordNet 1.5]

   2. shortened by rewriting with fewer words; -- used of texts;
      as, a condensed book. Opposite of unabridged.

   Syn: abridged.
        [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

   3. reduced to a stronger or more concentrated form; as,
      condensed milk. Opposite of uncondensed.

   Syn: concentrated[5].
        [WordNet 1.5]

   4. narrower than usual for a particular height; -- of
      printers' type. Opposite of expanded.
      [WordNet 1.5]

Common Misspellings >
Most Popular Searches: Define Misanthrope, Define Pulchritudinous, Define Happy, Define Veracity, Define Cornucopia, Define Almuerzo, Define Atresic, Define URL, Definitions Of Words, Definition Of Get Up, Definition Of Quid Pro Quo, Definition Of Irreconcilable Differences, Definition Of Word, Synonyms of Repetitive, Synonym Dictionary, Synonym Antonyms. See our main index and map index for more details.

©2011-2020 ZebraWords.com - Define Yourself - The Search for Meanings and Meaning Means I Mean. All content subject to terms and conditions as set out here. Contact Us, peruse our Privacy Policy