compounds

  1. make more intense, stronger, or more marked

    Synonyms : deepen, heighten, intensify
    Type Of : increase
  2. put or add together

    Synonyms : combine
    Type Of : add
  3. combine so as to form a whole; mix

    Synonyms : combine
    Type Of : commix, mingle, mix, unify, amalgamate
    Examples :
    • compound the ingredients
  4. (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight

    Synonyms : chemical compound
    Type Of : chemical, chemical substance
  5. composed of many distinct individuals united to form a whole or colony

    Synonyms : colonial
  6. an enclosure of residences and other building (especially in the Orient)

    Type Of : enclosure
  7. a whole formed by a union of two or more elements or parts

    Type Of : whole
  8. calculate principal and interest

    Type Of : account, calculate
  9. composed of more than one part

    Antonyms : simple
    Examples :
    • compound leaves are composed of several lobes
    • compound flower heads
  10. consisting of two or more substances or ingredients or elements or parts

    Examples :
    • soap is a compound substance
    • housetop is a compound word
    • a blackberry is a compound fruit
  11. create by mixing or combining

    Type Of : tack, tack together, set up, assemble, piece, put together