1. contemporary occurring in the same period of time
  2. compare examine and note the similarities or differences of
  3. comprise be made of
  4. computer a machine for performing calculations automatically
  5. compeer a person who is of equal standing with another in a group
  6. compart lay out in parts according to a plan
  7. compress squeeze or push together
  8. temporary not permanent; not lasting
  9. compromise an accommodation in which both sides make concessions
  10. composer someone who writes music as a profession
  11. comport behave in a certain manner
  12. composure steadiness of mind under stress
  13. compiler a person who compiles information
  14. compressor a mechanical device that compresses gasses
  15. contrary exact opposition
  16. compere British term for someone who introduces television acts or cabarets etc
  17. camper someone living temporarily in a tent or lodge for recreation
  18. complacent contented to a fault with oneself or one's actions
  19. comber a machine that separates and straightens the fibers of cotton or wool
  20. compassion a deep awareness of and sympathy for another's suffering