phonetic symbol: / kámpækt | kəmpǽkt / 

compact - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ a small cosmetics case with a mirror
■ to be carried in a woman's purse
powder compact

[ noun ]
■ a small and economical car
compact car

[ noun ]
■ a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action
concordat , covenant

[ verb ]
■ squeeze or press together
compress , constrict , contract , press , squeeze

[ verb ]
■ make more compact by or as if by pressing
compress , pack together

[ verb ]
■ compress into a wad
bundle , pack , wad

[ verb ]
■ have the property of being packable or of compacting easily
・This powder compacts easily

[ adjective ]
■ closely and firmly united or packed together
・compact soil
・compact clusters of flowers

[ adjective satellite ]
■ briefly giving the gist of something
・a compact style is brief and pithy
compendious , succinct , summary

[ adjective satellite ]
■ having a short and solid form or stature
・a wrestler of compact build
heavyset , stocky , thick , thickset

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