HyperDic: condense

English > 7 senses of the word condense:
VERBchangecondense, distill, distilundergo condensation
changecondense, digest, concentratemake more concise
changecondenseremove water from
changecondensecause a gas or vapor to change into a liquid / liquid
changecondensebecome more compact or concentrated
changecondensedevelop due to condensation
changecondense, concentrate, contractcompress or concentrate
condense > pronunciation
Soundskahndeh'ns
Rhymescommence ... whence: 23 rhymes with ehns...
English > condense: 7 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningUndergo condensation; change from a gaseous to a liquid state and fall in drops.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelThe water condenses
Example"water condenses"
Synonymsdistill, distil
Caused bypasteurize, pasteuriseheat food in order to kill harmful microorganisms
Entailed byprecipitate, come down, fallfall from clouds
Broaderliquefy, flux, liquifyBecome liquid or fluid when heated
Similar tocondenseRemove water from
condenseDevelop due to condensation
Spanishcondensarse, condensar
Catalancondensar-se, condensar
Nounscondensateatmospheric moisture that has condensed because of cold
condensationthe process of changing from a gaseous to a liquid or solid state
English > condense: 7 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningmake more concise.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"condense the contents of a book into a summary"
Synonymsdigest, concentrate
Narrowerencapsulate, capsule, capsulize, capsuliseput in a short / short or concise form
telescopemake smaller or shorter
Broaderabridge, foreshorten, abbreviate, shorten, cut, contract, reduceReduce in scope while retaining essential elements
Spanishcompendiar, comprimir, condensar
Catalancompendiar, comprimir, condensar
Nounscondensationa shortened version of a written work
condenserlens used to concentrate light on an object
English > condense: 7 senses > verb 3, change
MeaningRemove water from.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"condense the milk"
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Similar tocondense, distill, distilUndergo condensation
condenseCause a gas or vapor to change into a liquid / liquid
Spanishcondensar
Catalancondensar
Nounscondensationthe process or result of becoming smaller or pressed together
condensing, condensationthe act of increasing the density of something
English > condense: 7 senses > verb 4, change
MeaningCause a gas or vapor to change into a liquid / liquid.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelThey condense the water
Example"The cold air condensed the steam"
Entailed bysublime, sublimatevaporize and then condense right back again
Broaderchange integritychange in physical make-up
Similar tocondenseRemove water from
Nounscondensation, condensateatmospheric moisture that has condensed because of cold
condensationthe process of changing from a gaseous to a liquid or solid state
condensera hollow coil that condenses by abstracting heat
condenseran apparatus that converts vapor into liquid / liquid
condensingthe act of increasing the density of something
English > condense: 7 senses > verb 5, change
MeaningBecome more compact or concentrated.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"Her feelings condensed"
Broaderintensify, deepenBecome more intense
Similar tocondense, concentrate, contractcompress or concentrate
Nounscondensationthe process or result of becoming smaller or pressed together
English > condense: 7 senses > verb 6, change
MeaningDevelop due to condensation.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"All our planets condensed out of the same material"
Broaderarise, come upResult or issue / issue
Similar tocondense, distill, distilUndergo condensation
Spanishcondensar
Catalancondensar
Nounscondensing, condensationthe act of increasing the density of something
English > condense: 7 senses > verb 7, change
Meaningcompress or concentrate.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"Congress condensed the three-year plan into a six-month plan"
Synonymsconcentrate, contract
Broaderchange, alter, modifyCause to change
Similar tocondenseBecome more compact or concentrated
Nounscondensationthe process or result of becoming smaller or pressed together

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