Synonyms of telescope in English:

telescope

noun

  • 1 a pocket telescope
    spyglass, glass
    informal scope
  • verb

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  • 1 the front of the car was telescoped
    concertina, compact, compress, crush, squash
  • 2 his recent employment experience can be telescoped into a short paragraph
    condense, shorten, reduce, abbreviate, abridge, summarize, précis, abstract, shrink, consolidate;
    truncate, curtail
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