English dictionary definition of:

compact


Noun

  • a small cosmetics case with a mirror; to be carried in a woman's purse
  • a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action
  • a small and economical car

Verb

  • have the property of being packable or of compacting easily
  • compress into a wad
  • make more compact by or as if by pressing
  • squeeze or press together

Adjective

  • closely and firmly united or packed together
  • having a short and solid form or stature
  • briefly giving the gist of something

Thesaurus

bundle   compendious   compress   concordat   constrict   contract   covenant   heavyset   pack   press   squeeze   stocky   succinct   summary   thick   thickset   wad  

Scrabble score for compact


Scrabble score = 15

generated at 10:32:05 on 15-02-20

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