What is the opposite of compact?

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Adjective
Opposite of closely packed together
Adjective
Opposite of brief, concise, and to the point
Adjective
Opposite of having a solid, almost unyielding surface or structure
Adjective
Opposite of described or explained briefly and concisely
Adjective
Opposite of consisting of matter all through
“Most of these applications use nitrogen in liquid form as a refrigerant.”
Adjective
Opposite of small in size, amount, or degree
Adjective
Opposite of able to be carried or easily moved
Adjective
(of a knot) Opposite of closely packed
“Larry gave a huge tug on the jib sheet to trim the sail, unaware that the knot was loose.”
Adjective
(of a space) Opposite of restricted in area or volume
Adjective
Opposite of having a dense or semi-solid consistency
“They do runny eggs here, which I like, and the potato cake is surprisingly light.”
Adjective
(of a device) Opposite of sufficiently compact for use on a journey
Adjective
Opposite of made up of a large number of things or people close together
“Even though the outback was teeming with trees and wildlife, edible fruits were surprisingly sparse.”
Noun
Opposite of a formal agreement or contract between two or more parties
Noun
Opposite of a solemn promise regarding one's future action or behavior
“You said we would be together for life, but your betrayal is tearing us apart!”
Noun
Opposite of a collection of people, countries, or groups that combine for mutual protection or cooperation
Noun
Opposite of a treaty
Noun
Opposite of an instance of buying or selling something
Noun
Opposite of an official agreement intended to resolve a dispute or conflict
Noun
Opposite of a link or connection, especially one between commercial companies
Noun
Opposite of a declaration or assurance that one will do something or that a particular thing will happen
“Since there had been a breach of his contract, the company had decided not to pay him out.”
Noun
Opposite of an agreement or settlement of a dispute through making concessions
“Not a single kilogram was harvested within the stipulated period, and a dispute between the two parties arose.”
Verb
Opposite of to reduce in volume or size by constricting
Verb
Opposite of to unite or connect firmly, as in a system
Verb
Opposite of to reduce in size by compressing
Verb
Opposite of to force items into a compressed space
“Luckily, I was able to fit everything into the box.”
Verb
Opposite of to make or become united, uniform, or whole
Verb
(of a muscle) Opposite of to become shorter and tighter in order to effect movement of part of the body
“I like to start my workout with some light cardio to relax the muscles.”
Verb
Opposite of to crumple or crush into a compact, amorphous shape or ball
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