Synonyms and Antonyms of compose
to put (something) into proper and usually carefully worked out written form
- composed a statement on this hot-button issue that managed to satisfy absolutely no one
fabricate, fashion, form, mold, sculpture, shape
couch, express, phrase, state, verbalize, word
author, indite, pen, write
conceive, concoct, devise
build, construct, make
assemble, compound, piece (together)
redraft, reformulate, reframe
to be all the substance of
- The earth's crust is composed of mostly silicon with several other elements in smaller amounts.
embody, epitomize, incarnate, incorporate, integrate, materialize, personify, substantiate
complement, complete, supplement
fill (out), flesh (out)
to free from distress or disturbance
- The first order of business was to compose the injured pedestrian.
appease, conciliate, hush, mollify, pacify, placate
allay, alleviate, assuage, ease, lay, mitigate, quell, relax, relieve, solace
narcotize, sedate, stupefy
to gain emotional or mental control of
- She took a deep breath and composed herself.