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Princeton's WordNet

  1. condense, distill, distilverb

    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, concentrateverb

    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. condenseverb

    remove water from

    "condense the milk"

    distill, concentrate, contract, digest, distil

  4. condenseverb

    cause a gas or vapor to change into a liquid

    "The cold air condensed the steam"

    distill, concentrate, contract, digest, distil

  5. condenseverb

    become more compact or concentrated

    "Her feelings condensed"

    distill, concentrate, contract, digest, distil

  6. condenseverb

    develop due to condensation

    "All our planets condensed out of the same material"

    distill, concentrate, contract, digest, distil

  7. condense, concentrate, contractverb

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. condenseverb

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

  2. condenseverb

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

  3. condenseverb

    reduce to a liquid state

  4. condenseverb

    grow dense

  5. condenseverb

    become liquid

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. condenseverb

    abridge, epitomize, reduce, compress, concentrate

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  1. RJ Intindola:

    You may continue to stay together after betrayal, and the scar may heal and condense, but will never totally disappeared.

  2. Jillian Cannan:

    I thought my business partner had ordered something for our studio that we were waiting for on backorder, so I opened them up to condense the boxes and I realized they were mask brackets.

  3. Andrew Cole:

    What the study found was when Pluto is farthest away from the Sun, and during its Winter in the Northern Hemisphere, nitrogen freezes out of the atmosphere, the atmospheric pressure has tripled over the past three decades, but as the planet orbits, our modelling showed that most of the atmosphere would condense out to almost nothing left.

  4. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

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

  5. Ben Domensino:

    The size, shape and location of Tiwi Islands make them a perfect place for Hector to develop, sea breezes develop over the islands from all sides and meet in the middle. These converging winds, which are carrying moisture from the surrounding sea, have to go somewhere when they clash... so they go up. This rising column of air becomes cooler with height, which causes water vapour to condense into liquid droplets, forming clouds.

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