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Definition 1: become less tense, rest, or take one's ease - [verb of body]

Samples where decompress or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He relaxed in the hot tub
  • Let's all relax after a hard day's work

Synonyms for decompress in the sense of this definition

(decompress is a kind of ...) undergo a transformation or a change of position or action

"We turned from Socialism to Capitalism" "The people turned against the President when he stole the election"

(... is a kind of decompress ) engage in passive relaxation

"After a hard day's work, I vegetate in front of the television"

(... is a kind of decompress ) settle into a comfortable sitting position

Definition 2: decrease the pressure of - [verb of change]

Samples where decompress or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • depressurize the cabin in the air plane

Synonyms for decompress in the sense of this definition

(decompress is a kind of ...) alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard

"Adjust the clock, please" "correct the alignment of the front wheels"

(... is a kind of decompress ) cause to lose air pressure or collapse by piercing

"puncture an air balloon"

Definition 3: restore to its uncompressed form - [verb of contact]

Samples where decompress or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • decompress data

Synonyms for decompress in the sense of this definition

(decompress is a kind of ...) return to its original or usable and functioning condition

"restore the forest to its original pristine condition"

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