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Correct spelling:
compressed
Definition:
reduced in volume by pressure; " compressed air"

Synonyms:

adjective
all
flat, compressed, tight.
concise
synoptic, in a nutshell, lean, epigrammatic, breviloquent, compendiary.
contracted
Squeezed, abbreviated, abridged, shrunken, Compacted, deflated, condensed, contracted.
decreased
depleted, deflated, Receded, lessened, lower, Compacted, shrunk, decreased, Curtailed, abbreviated, contracted, concentrated, abridged, drained, decremented, shortened, diminished, truncated, eroded, Abated.
diminished
deflated, cropped, Pared, shaved, deducted, shrunken, Nipped, lowered, Lightened, Compacted, decremented, decreased, depleted, docked, diminished, weeded, Receded, removed, trimmed, Curtailed, shortened, tapered, Bobbed, mowed, downgraded, truncated, dropped, Leached, sheared, lessened, drained, concentrated, Dwindled, contracted, eroded, pruned, clipped, cut, abbreviated, abridged, condensed, reduced.
hard
harder, hard-bitten.
hard-bitten
hardhanded, Hard-handed, hardbitten, hard as nails.
hardened
concrete.
narrow
linear, threadlike, straiter, Incapacious.
reduced
cropped, abridged, clipped, Curtailed, contracted, shortened, Elided, Pared, subtracted, decreased, Snubbed, trimmed, docked, pruned, deflated, deducted, eroded, mowed, scaled down, abbreviated, Discounted, Nipped, removed, weeded, drained, Bobbed, diminished, miniaturized, sheared, cut, Depreciated, lowered, Deleted, reduced, lessened, bated, shaved.
rocklike
hard.
short
Curtate, not protracted, Unsustained, under-sized, short, unprolonged, cut to the bone, shortest, decurtate, cut to bone.
succinct
concise.
thick
ropiest, Gummous, gloppy, ropier, crawling with, GUNKY, curdled, ropy, jellied, vitrified, syrupy, clabbered, gelatinous, like sardines.
noun
compressed
concentrated, condensed, flat, compressible, tight, thin, closed, shut.
verb
contracted
withered.
decreased
Dwindled, Shrank, lowered, deducted, Subsided, died down.
diminished
minimized, Culled.
flattened
smoothed, Evened, graded, flattened, squished, Leveled, Planed.
Examples of usage:
  1. With compressed lips and heightened colour, the solitary girl prepared to defend her castle. – The Prairie Chief by R.M. Ballantyne
  2. The deck was blown out by the confined and compressed air. – Battles with the Sea by R.M. Ballantyne
  3. He sat down and gravely contemplated Mademoiselle Brun, whose attitude- upright in a low chair, with crossed hands and a compressed mouth- betrayed nothing. – The Isle of Unrest by Henry Seton Merriman
  4. And she read on with lips compressed. – His Family by Ernest Poole

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