(adjective, verb)


1. gathered together or made less diffuse

- their concentrated efforts

- his concentrated attention

- concentrated study

Similar word(s): compact, bunchy, thick, cumulous, exclusive, single, undivided, thickset

2. of or relating to a solution whose dilution has been reduced

Similar word(s): undiluted

3. intensely focused

- her concentrated passion held them at bay

Similar word(s): intense

4. (of light) transmitted directly from a pointed light source

Similar word(s): hard

5. being the most concentrated solution possible at a given temperature; unable to dissolve still more of a substance

Similar word(s): supersaturated, saturated

Sentences with concentrated as an adjective:

- We made a drink from concentrated orange juice.

- The concentrated fire from the enemy destroyed our fortifications.


1. simple past tense and past participle of concentrate