compose

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/kəmˈpəʊz/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/kəmˈpoʊz/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kəm pōz)

Inflections of 'compose' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
composes
v 3rd person singular
composing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
composed
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
composed
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: constitute
Synonyms:
constitute , comprise , make up, form , include , be made of
Antonyms:
not be part of, be left out of, be excluded from, not feature in
Sense: Verb: create
Synonyms:
create , write , pen , author , draft , devise , produce , arrange , score , orchestrate, fabricate, formulate, prepare , design , conceive , make up, imagine , originate , come up with (informal), turn out, draw up, put sth together, concoct, dash off (informal), invent , bang out (slang), scribble
Antonyms:
erase , delete , copy , plagiarize
Sense: Verb: arrange
Synonyms:
arrange , put sth together, make , lay out, fashion , form , style , organize, organise (UK), format , order , assemble
Antonyms:
destroy , dismantle, disarrange, disorganize, ruin
Sense: Verb: prepare for printing
Synonyms:
set , set up, set the type for, cast , make up, form , ready , prepare , prepare sth for printing, get sth ready, get sth print-ready
Sense: Verb: keep or regain calm - followed by 'yourself'
Synonyms:
calm down, keep calm, stay calm, remain calm, be calm, calm yourself, keep your composure, keep your cool (slang), keep cool (slang), not lose your cool (slang), stay cool (slang), keep your head, keep a cool head, stay composed, remain composed, stay poised, stay in control, keep control, not lose control, settle down, settle yourself, settle , be poised, relax , calm , not lose it (slang), chill (slang), chill out (slang)

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