boil down


Synonyms and Antonyms of boil down

  1. to make into a short statement of the main points (as of a report) the discussion of the problem can be boiled down to a couple of critical points Synonyms abstract, summarize, brief, digest, encapsulate, epitomize, outline, recap, recapitulate, reprise, sum up, synopsize, wrap upRelated Words abridge, condense, curtail, cut back, shorten; downsize, shrink; concentrate, consolidate; decoct, essentialize; simplify, streamlineNear Antonyms elongate, extend, lengthen, prolong, protract; amplify, elaborate (on or upon), enlarge (on or upon), expand, supplement

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