English synonyms about - contact  

compact

noun

1 compact

A small cosmetics case with a mirror; to be carried in a woman's purse.

synonym: powder compact.

Roget 676: undertaking; compact etc. 769; adventure, venture; engagement etc. (promise) 768; enterprise, emprise; pilgrimage; matter in hand ... show more

Dutch: poederdoos
Polish: pudernica, puderniczka



2 compact

A signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action.

synonyms: concordat, covenant.

Roget 769: compact, contract, agreement, bargain; affidation; pact, paction; bond, covenant, indenture; bundobast, deal.    stipulation, settlement, ... show more

Dutch: concordaat

3 compact

A small and economical car.

synonym: compact car.

Polish: kompakt, samochód kompaktowy, auto kompaktowe

verb

1 compact

Have the property of being packable or of compacting easily:
— This powder compacts easily.

synonym: pack.

2 compact

Compress into a wad.

synonyms: bundle, pack, wad.

3 compact

Make more compact by or as if by pressing.

synonyms: compress, pack together.

Dutch: samendrukken, krimpen, verdichten

4 compact

Squeeze or press together.

synonyms: compress, constrict, contract, press, squeeze.

Dutch: comprimeren, persen, samendrukken

adjective

1 compact

Closely and firmly united or packed together.

Roget 195: contracting etc. v.; astringent; shrunk, contracted etc. v.; strangulated, tabid, wizened, stunted; waning etc. ... show more

Roget 87: one, sole, single, solitary, unitary; individual, apart, alone; kithless.    unaccompanied, unattended; solus [Lat.], single-handed; singular, ... show more

Roget 46: cohesive, adhesive, adhering, cohering etc. v.; tenacious, tough; sticky etc. 352.    united, unseparated, unsessile, ... show more

Roget 43: joined etc. v.; joint; conjoint, conjunct; corporate, compact; hand in hand.    firm, fast, close, tight, taut, ... show more

2 compact

Having a short and solid form or stature:
— A wrestler of compact build.

synonyms: heavyset, stocky, thick, thickset.

Roget 321: dense, solid; solidified etc. v.; caseous; pukka; coherent, cohesive etc. 46; compact, close, serried, ... show more

Polish: zwalisty

3 compact

Briefly giving the gist of something:
— A compact style is brief and pithy.

synonyms: compendious, succinct, summary.

Roget 572: concise, brief, short, terse, close; to the point, exact; neat, compact; compressed, condensed, pointed; laconic, curt, ... show more

Roget 201: short, brief, curt; compendious, compact; stubby, scrimp; shorn, stubbed; stumpy, thickset, pug; chunky [U.S.], decurtate; ... show more


Moby thesaurus: Spartan, abbreviate, abbreviated, abridged, agree, agree to, agreement, airtight, ammunition box, aphoristic, aposiopestic, ark, attache case, baby, baby-sized, bandolier, bantam, banty, bargain, bargain for ... show more.

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