Definition of 'compressed'
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Scott-Hughes hesitated, his lips compressed, then sighed. CORMORANT (1994)Meanwhile Anna Langenbach sat, her face impassive, her lips compressed, in a small room on the ground floor. IN LOVE AND WAR (1994)Sister Morrison parted lips that had been tightly, even whitely, compressed. SAN ANDREAS (1994)
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