Compact and Expand

Compact

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Compact verb – To reduce in size or volume by or as if by pressing parts or members together.
Usage example: compact the snow into a tight ball for throwing

Expand is an antonym for compact in make condensed topic.
Nearby Words: compacted, compactness, compacting, compaction, compactor
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Expand

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Expand verb – To arrange the parts of (something) over a wider area.
Usage example: a spare leaf for those times when we have to expand the dining table to accommodate extra guests

Compact is an antonym for expand.
Nearby Words: expanded, expanse, expansion, expansive, expanding
Antonyms for Expand
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Expand and Compact. (2016). Retrieved 2021, September 19, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/compact/expand
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