The definition of 'compress' & the word 'compress' in example sentences or phrases
a cloth pad or dressing (with or without medication) applied firmly to some part of the body (to relieve discomfort or reduce fever)
make more compact by or as if by pressing
squeeze or press together
- she compressed her lips
- the spasm contracted the muscle
Synonyms of the word 'compress' & Antonyms of the word 'compress'.
Synonymscompact, pack together, constrict, squeeze, compact, contract, press,