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Synonyms for condense

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. condense, distill, distil(verb)

    undergo condensation; change from a gaseous to a liquid state and fall in drops

    "water condenses"; "The acid distills at a specific temperature"

    distil, concentrate, make pure, extract, distill, contract, purify, sublimate, digest

  2. digest, condense, concentrate(verb)

    make more concise

    "condense the contents of a book into a summary"

    decoct, reduce, put up, stand, suffer, boil down, centralise, abide, support, stomach, digest, distill, brook, centre, center, stick out, tolerate, distil, rivet, contract, focus, endure, pore, concentrate, bear, centralize

  3. condense(verb)

    remove water from

    "condense the milk"

    distill, concentrate, contract, digest, distil

  4. condense(verb)

    cause a gas or vapor to change into a liquid

    "The cold air condensed the steam"

    distill, concentrate, contract, digest, distil

  5. condense(verb)

    become more compact or concentrated

    "Her feelings condensed"

    distill, concentrate, contract, digest, distil

  6. condense(verb)

    develop due to condensation

    "All our planets condensed out of the same material"

    distill, concentrate, contract, digest, distil

  7. condense, concentrate, contract(verb)

    compress or concentrate

    "Congress condensed the three-year plan into a six-month plan"

    digest, narrow, decoct, pore, get, cut, boil down, foreshorten, centre, rivet, press, center, focus, centralise, take, sign on, sign, sign up, distil, compress, shrink, abridge, reduce, contract, concentrate, squeeze, compact, undertake, distill, centralize, shorten, abbreviate, constrict

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. condense

    abbreviate, abridge, amputate, boil down, curtail, cut down, epitomize, reduce, retrench, sum up, summarize

    amplify, augment, develop, dilate, enlarge, expand, expatiate, extend, increase, unfold, widen

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. condense(v. a.)

    compress, consolidate, concentrate; make dense, compact, or close; press together

  2. condense(v. a.)

    abridge, abbreviate, shorten, epitomize, reduce, diminish, contract, curtail

  3. condense(v. a.)

    reduce to a liquid state

  4. condense(v. n.)

    grow dense

  5. condense(v. n.)

    become liquid

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How to use condense in a sentence?

  1. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Condense some daily experience into a glowing symbol, and an audience is electrified.

  2. Jennifer Lawrence:

    What I like about these movies is that they take the entire world, and they condense it into this one continent, and they take all of these issues and one girl, who took it in her hands.

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