Definitions for COMPkɒmp

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  1. (n.)something, as a ticket or book, provided free of charge.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal

  2. (adj.)complimentary; free of charge.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal

  3. (v.t.)to provide with a comp.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal

  4. to provide free of charge.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal

* Informal..

Origin of comp:

1885–90; shortening of complimentary


  1. to accompany a jazz soloist with irregularly spaced, punctuating chords.

    Category: Music and Dance

Origin of comp:

1945–50; shortening of accompany


  1. comparative.

  2. compare.

  3. compensation.

  4. compilation.

  5. compiled.

  6. compiler.

  7. complement.

  8. complete.

  9. composition.

  10. compositor.

  11. compound.

  12. comprehensive.


  1. comp(Noun)

    A competition.

  2. comp(Noun)

    A comprehensive school

  3. comp(Noun)

    A complimentary ticket or item

  4. comp(Noun)

    A comparable.

  5. comp(Noun)

    A computer, especially a desktop computer

  6. comp(Noun)


  7. comp(Noun)

    A composite, a composition

  8. comp(Noun)

    A comptroller.

  9. comp(Noun)

    A .

  10. comp(Verb)

    To accompany, in music

  11. comp(Verb)

    To compose (a visual design); to make a composite.

  12. comp(Verb)

    To provide (a complimentary item, such as a ticket,) to (someone).

  13. comp(Noun)

    A compile.

  14. comp(Noun)

    A compilation.


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