Definitions of compact

  1. To press or pack closely; make solid.
  2. To press closely together: to consolidate.
  3. To fasten or bind together; consolidate; league with.
  4. To pack closely; compress; unite closely; compose; make a compact; conspire.
  5. make more compact by or as if by pressing; " compress the data"
  6. To unite or connect firmly; to press closely together; to consolidate.
  7. To press closely together; to join firmly; to make close.
  8. a small cosmetics case with a mirror; to be carried in a woman's purse
  9. a small and economical car
  10. a signed written agreement between two or more parties ( nations) to perform some action
  11. An agreement, as between persons or states; a plot or conspiracy.
  12. Compactness.
  13. COMPACTEDNESS.
  14. A mutual agreement; league; bargain.
  15. A covenant or contract.
  16. A mutual agreement or contract; a treaty; a league; a confederacy.
  17. An agreement; a mutual contract; any agreement or treaty.
  18. Compactly.
  19. briefly giving the gist of something; " a short and compendious book"; " a compact style is brief and pithy"; " succinct comparisons"; " a summary formulation of a wide- ranging subject"
  20. Joined or held together; leagued; confederated.
  21. Composed or made; -- with of.
  22. Closely or firmly united, as the particles of solid bodies; firm; close; solid; dense.
  23. Brief; close; pithy; not diffuse; not verbose; as, a compact discourse.
  24. To thrust, drive, or press closely together; to join firmly; to consolidate; to make close; -- as the parts which compose a body.
  25. To unite or connect firmly, as in a system.
  26. An agreement between parties; a covenant or contract.
  27. Closely or firmly united; knit or pressed together; as, a compact mass.
  28. Fastened or packed together: firm: close: brief: in Milton, composed or made of.
  29. COMPACTLY, COMPACTEDLY.
  30. Closely united; firm; brief.
  31. Closely united; solid; dense; brief; terse.
  32. Firm; close; firmly and closely united; dense; brief; pithy; not diffuse or verbose; held together; compacted; composed.
  33. Firm; close; solid; dense; not diffuse.
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