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1. concentrate

verb. ['ˈkɑːnsənˌtreɪt'] make denser, stronger, or purer.

Synonyms

  • turn

Antonyms

  • moderate
  • low

Etymology

  • concentrer (French)

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Rhymes with Concentrate

  • administrate
  • airfreight
  • arbitrate
  • birthrate
  • calibrate
  • carbohydrate
  • castrate
  • celebrate
  • consecrate
  • demonstrate
  • denigrate
  • disintegrate
  • emigrate
  • frustrate
  • gyrate
  • hydrate
  • illustrate
  • immigrate
  • infiltrate
  • infiltrate

How do you pronounce concentrate?

Pronounce concentrate as ˈkɑnsənˌtreɪt.

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How do you spell concentrate? Is it consentrate ?

A common misspelling of concentrate is consentrate

Sentences with concentrate


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
There is a series of books known as the Passion Gospels that concentrate on the passion narrative.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Black cherry juice concentrate can also be consumed for relief from gout pain.

3. Verb, base form
When you are asleep your brain can concentrate on the task.

Quotes about concentrate


1. Some say I'm an overnight success. Well, that was a very long night that lasted about 10 years. But while I do, of course, now feel the pressure having had books that have been very successful, I just know I have to concentrate on writing for myself. I can't worry about genres or markets or what might be commercial or not. That never works.
- Kate Morton

2. What material success does is provide you with the ability to concentrate on other things that really matter. And that is being able to make a difference, not only in your own life, but in other people's lives.
- Oprah Winfrey

3. Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
- Oprah Winfrey

2. concentrate

verb. ['ˈkɑːnsənˌtreɪt'] make central.

Synonyms

  • alter
  • modify
  • change
  • centralize

Antonyms

  • deconcentrate
  • decentralize
  • thicken
  • inflate

Etymology

  • concentrer (French)

3. concentrate

verb. ['ˈkɑːnsənˌtreɪt'] direct one's attention on something.

Synonyms

  • rivet
  • cogitate
  • recall
  • engross
  • centre
  • listen
  • hear
  • cerebrate
  • zoom in
  • focus
  • center
  • steep
  • soak up
  • immerse
  • absorb
  • plunge
  • take heed
  • engulf
  • think

Antonyms

  • lengthen
  • uncut
  • switch on
  • strengthen

Etymology

  • concentrer (French)

4. concentrate

noun. ['ˈkɑːnsənˌtreɪt'] the desired mineral that is left after impurities have been removed from mined ore.

Synonyms

  • ore

Antonyms

  • soften
  • indistinctness

Etymology

  • concentrer (French)

5. concentrate

verb. ['ˈkɑːnsənˌtreɪt'] make more concise.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • capsule
  • shorten
  • condense
  • capsulise
  • contract
  • capsulize
  • reduce
  • telescope
  • foreshorten
  • encapsulate
  • abbreviate
  • abridge

Antonyms

  • emit
  • ascend
  • rise
  • end

Etymology

  • concentrer (French)

6. concentrate

noun. ['ˈkɑːnsənˌtreɪt'] a concentrated example of something.

Synonyms

  • image
  • epitome
  • paradigm

Antonyms

  • dissociate
  • forget
  • give
  • issue

Etymology

  • concentrer (French)

7. concentrate

noun. ['ˈkɑːnsənˌtreɪt'] a concentrated form of a foodstuff; the bulk is reduced by removing water.

Synonyms

  • evaporated milk
  • orange-juice concentrate
  • food product
  • frozen orange juice
  • foodstuff

Antonyms

  • disobey
  • skew
  • blur
  • unclearness

Etymology

  • concentrer (French)

8. concentrate

verb. ['ˈkɑːnsənˌtreɪt'] draw together or meet in one common center.

Antonyms

  • malfunction

Etymology

  • concentrer (French)

9. concentrate

verb. ['ˈkɑːnsənˌtreɪt'] compress or concentrate.

Synonyms

  • alter
  • contract
  • modify
  • change

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • abstain
  • integrate
  • stay

Etymology

  • concentrer (French)

10. concentrate

verb. ['ˈkɑːnsənˌtreɪt'] be cooked until very little liquid is left.

Synonyms

  • diminish
  • boil down
  • decrease
  • lessen
  • fall
  • reduce

Antonyms

  • left
  • horizontal
  • inclined
  • gradual

Etymology

  • concentrer (French)
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