Home

Cite

Synonyms of digest

Noun


1. digest, periodical

usage: a periodical that summarizes the news

2. compilation, digest, collection, compendium

usage: something that is compiled (as into a single book or file)

Verb


1. digest, process, treat

usage: convert food into absorbable substances; "I cannot digest milk products"

2. digest, grok, get the picture, comprehend, savvy, dig, grasp, compass, apprehend

usage: arrange and integrate in the mind; "I cannot digest all this information"

3. digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up, permit, allow, let, countenance

usage: put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "I cannot bear his constant criticism"; "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"; "he learned to tolerate the heat"; "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"

4. digest, change

usage: become assimilated into the body; "Protein digests in a few hours"

5. digest, systematize, systematise, systemize, systemise

usage: systematize, as by classifying and summarizing; "the government digested the entire law into a code"

6. digest, disintegrate

usage: soften or disintegrate, as by undergoing exposure to heat or moisture

7. digest, condense, concentrate, abridge, foreshorten, abbreviate, shorten, cut, contract, reduce

usage: make more concise; "condense the contents of a book into a summary"

8. digest, decompose, break up, break down

usage: soften or disintegrate by means of chemical action, heat, or moisture

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: digest (Dictionary)