Definitions for decompressˌdi kəmˈprɛs
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restore to its uncompressed form
depressurize, depressurise, decompress(verb)
decrease the pressure of
"depressurize the cabin in the air plane"
relax, loosen up, unbend, unwind, decompress, slow down(verb)
become less tense, rest, or take one's ease
"He relaxed in the hot tub"; "Let's all relax after a hard day's work"
to undergo the process of decompression.
to subject to the process of decompression.
To relieve the pressure or compression on something.
To bring someone (such as a diver) back to normal atmospheric pressure after being exposed to high pressure.
To restore compressed data to its normal size.
To adjust to normal atmospheric pressure after being exposed to high pressure.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
They really need time to be together and decompress after being separated for months.
I think it's best for me to take a break, decompress from the stress of the last several months, and come back mentally and physically ready to positively contribute to the team.
I apologise for disappointing my team mates, coaches and the Federation who have always supported me, i think it's best for me to take a break, decompress from the stress of the last several months and come back mentally and physically ready to positively contribute to the team.
You want to have plenty of verbal exit strategies in your arsenal, some of my favorites: ‘Yes, that person can come off as bossy, but I also think she has a lot of leadership potential’ and ‘I understand you’re really frustrated right now, and I am happy to talk with you later, once you’ve had some time to decompress a bit.’.
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