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compact
Definition:
Firm; close; firmly and closely united; dense; brief; pithy; not diffuse or verbose; held together; compacted; composed.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
compact.
aphoristic
apothegmatic.
blocky
blockish, boxlike, boxy.
close
close-grained, neck and neck.
compendious
synoptic, breviloquent, compendiary.
concise
abrupt, blunt, brusque, epigrammatic, incisive, lean, short and sweet, terse, to the point, brief, concise, curt, in a nutshell, short, succinct.
condensed
appressed, bunched, close, compressed, crowded, dense, firm, hard, impenetrable, impermeable, packed, pressed, solid, thick, tight.
dense
cohesive, dense, impenetrable, incompressible, opaque, solid, thick, close-knit, packed like sardines.
hard
harder, hard-bitten.
hard-bitten
Hard-handed, hardhanded, hard as nails, hardbitten.
hardened
concrete.
little
few, narrow, brief, concise, delicate, diminutive, little, low, meager, minute, paltry, puny, scanty, short, small, succinct.
meaty
full of content.
rocklike
hard.
short
abridged, brief, clipped, concise, condensed, curt, little, low, petite, picayune, puny, runty, short, shortest, small, squat, squatty, stumpy, succinct, not long, pocket-sized, sawed-off, close to the ground, under-sized.
short, brief
compendious, concise, epigrammatic, in a nutshell, laconic, meaty, pithy, pointed, short and sweet, succinct, terse, to the point, Marrowy, boiled down, make a long story short.
small
baby, bantam, beggarly, deficient, delicate, diminutive, dwarfish, itty-bitty, meager, microscopic, miniature, minimal, minor, minute, miserly, modest, negligible, niggardly, nugatory, paltry, piddling, pocket, scant, scanty, scrawny, slight, slim, smallish, spare, sparing, stingy, teensy, teeny, teeny-weeny, tiny, toy, trifling, ungenerous, wee, weeny, little, petite, picayune, puny, short, small.
solid
rocker, rocklike, brick wall.
succinct
cut to bone, cut to the bone, in few words.
thick
gelatinous, ropiest, blubbery, crawling with, curdled, jellied, ropy, syrupy, vitrified, Gummous, GUNKY, ropier, clabbered, gloppy, like sardines.
tight
close-fitting, skintight.
noun
agreement
acceptance, accession, accord, accordance, acquiescence, agreement, alliance, arrangement, assent, bargain, bond, capitulation, concord, concordance, concordat, concurrence, consensus, consent, contract, convention, covenant, deal, empathy, engagement, entente, indenture, pact, pledge, promise, settlement, stipulation, transaction, treaty, unanimity, understanding.
artifact
compact, powder compact.
case
caddy, canister, drawer, folder, scabbard, Caddies, Crating, safes, canisters, scabbards, wrappings.
compact
bundle, clayey, cloggy, close-packed, compact car, compendious, compress, concise, concordat, consolidated, constrict, contract, covenant, dense, fat, heavy, heavyset, impacted, pack together, packed, powder compact, press, serried, squeeze, stocky, succinct, summary, thick, thickset, tight, wad, wedged.
compressed
snug, study at thick.
compromise
copout, fifty-fifty, trade-off, tradeoff, middle course, middle courses, tradeoffs, half and half, half measure, half measures, trade off, win-win situation.
contract
handshake, liabilities, Mise, MISES, handshakes.
indenture
indenture.
make up
blush, blusher, eyebrow pencil, eyeliner, face powder, foundation, greasepaint, bindi, eye shadow.
mutual understanding
entente cordiale, good understanding.
promise
assurance, engagement, guarantee, oath, obligation, vow, mutual agreement.
verb
contact
compact, pack.
contract
condense, protocol, squeeze, wither.
decrease
abate, abbreviate, abridge, compress, concentrate, contract, curtail, decrease, decrement, deduct, deflate, deplete, die down, diminish, drain, dwindle, erode, lessen, lower, recede, shorten, shrink, subside, truncate.
diminish
bob, clip, crop, cull, downgrade, lighten, minimize, nip, pare, prune, reduce, shave, shear, taper, trim, weed.
make condensed
combine, compress, concentrate, condense, consolidate, cram, integrate, pack, set, solidify, stuff, unify, unite.
shorten
belittle.
Examples of usage:
  1. I might be doing him injustice; but I shuddered at the bare idea of entering into any fresh compact with him. – The Marvellous History of the Shadowless Man and The Cold Heart by Adelbert von Chamisso Wilhelm Hauff
  2. Marriage may be a failure with some people, but it certainly was not with Paul and Esther who had remained lovers all these years, simply because they had made their married life a joyful, sacred and deeply Christian compact, a genuine union of heart and head and soul. – The High Calling by Charles M. Sheldon
  3. Would it not, between foreign nations- nations not bound together and restrained as we are by compact- would it not, I say, be just cause for war? – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis
  4. Its plumage is remarkably firm and compact. – Wake-Robin by John Burroughs
  5. This was small and compact, but it threw out powerful beams. – Tom Swift and his Wizard Camera or, Thrilling Adventures while taking Moving Pictures by Victor Appleton

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