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to compress verb (compresss, compressed, compressing)

  1. to compress (pack; press together)
  2. to compress
    – To reduce the size of a set of data, such as a file or a communications message, so that it can be stored in less space or transmitted with less bandwidth. 1

Conjugations for compress:

  1. compress
  2. compress
  3. compresss
  4. compress
  5. compress
  6. compress
simple past
  1. compressed
  2. compressed
  3. compressed
  4. compressed
  5. compressed
  6. compressed
present perfect
  1. have compressed
  2. have compressed
  3. has compressed
  4. have compressed
  5. have compressed
  6. have compressed
past continuous
  1. was compressing
  2. were compressing
  3. was compressing
  4. were compressing
  5. were compressing
  6. were compressing
  1. shall compress
  2. will compress
  3. will compress
  4. shall compress
  5. will compress
  6. will compress
continuous present
  1. am compressing
  2. are compressing
  3. is compressing
  4. are compressing
  5. are compressing
  6. are compressing
  1. be compressed
  2. be compressed
  3. be compressed
  4. be compressed
  5. be compressed
  6. be compressed
  1. compress!
  2. let's compress!
  3. compressed
  4. compressing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

compress [the ~] noun

  1. the compress
    la compresa

Translation Matrix for compress:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
apretar pinching off; screwing down; screwing home; screwing tighter
compresa compress gauze
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
apretar compress; pack; press together bind tightly; clench; contrive; dent; devise; fasten; go short; impress; invent; make up; pinch; pinch off; press; push in; screw; span; squeeze; stuff; tighten; wedge
comprimir compress; pack; press together besiege; besieged; besieges; comprise; confine; contract; contrive; cover; dam; devise; embank; encapsulate; enclose; envelope; evnvelope; include; invent; limit; make up; press in; restrict; surround; wrap up
concentrarse compress; pack; press together contrive; devise; invent; make up
estrujar compress; pack; press together clasp; clutch; contrive; crumple; crush; dash; devise; grasp; grip; invent; make up; pulverise; pulverize; ripple; rub fine; rumple; seize; shatter; smash; squeeze; wrinkle
prensar compress; pack; press together squeeze
- compact; constrict; contract; pack together; press; squeeze
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- flatten; squeeze together

Related Words for "compress":

  • decompress, compressing, compressed, compressive, compresses

Synonyms for "compress":

Antonyms for "compress":

Related Definitions for "compress":

  1. a cloth pad or dressing (with or without medication) applied firmly to some part of the body (to relieve discomfort or reduce fever)2
  2. squeeze or press together2
    • she compressed her lips2
  3. make more compact by or as if by pressing2
    • compress the data2
  4. To reduce the size of a set of data, such as a file or a communications message, so that it can be stored in less space or transmitted with less bandwidth.1

Wiktionary Translations for compress:

  1. to encode digital information into less bits
  2. to be pressed together
  3. to press together into a smaller space

Cross Translation:
compress comprimir comprimeren — samenpersen, compact maken
compress compactar compacteren — het volume van iets kleiner maken
compress comprimir komprimieren — zusammendrücken, zusammenpressen
compress comprimir comprimerpresser avec force, de manière à réduire à un moindre volume.