Amplify and Condense


Amplify verb - To express more fully and in greater detail.
Usage example: after filing a report of missing luggage, he was asked to amplify a bit as to the circumstances

Condense is an antonym for amplify in topics: expand, increase in size or effect.


Condense verb - To become smaller in size or volume through the drawing together of particles of matter.

Amplify is an antonym for condense in abridge topic.

Nearby Words: condensation, condensing, condenser, condensable, condensational

Common collocations

energy amplify energy condense energy
power amplify power condense power
size amplify size condense size
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