how to pronounce compress /ˈkɑːmpɹɛs/
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compress is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of compress in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… beautiful muscles compress your abdomen …”
meanings of compress verb: To be pressed together or folded by compression into a more economic, easier format. To make smaller; to press or squeeze together, or to make something occupy a smaller space or volume. To embrace sexually. To condense into a more economic, easier format. To make digital information smaller by encoding it using fewer bits. To abridge. noun: A machine for compressing. A multiply folded piece of cloth, a pouch of ice etc., used to apply to a patient's skin, cover the dressing of wounds, and placed with the aid of a bandage to apply pressure on an injury. words with pronunciation similar to compress Did this page help you?