English dictionary definition of:

squeeze


Noun

  • the act of forcing yourself (or being forced) into or through a restricted space
  • the act of gripping and pressing firmly
  • a tight or amorous embrace
  • an aggressive attempt to compel acquiescence by the concentration or manipulation of power
  • a twisting squeeze
  • (slang) a person's girlfriend or boyfriend
  • a situation in which increased costs cannot be passed on to the customer
  • a state in which there is a short supply of cash to lend to businesses and consumers and interest rates are high

Verb

  • squeeze or press together
  • squeeze (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness
  • press firmly
  • squeeze tightly between the fingers
  • squeeze like a wedge into a tight space
  • to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition
  • press or force
  • obtain by coercion or intimidation
  • to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :

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Thesaurus

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Spellzone course content

View spelling list ee words - set 1 and learn about the word squeeze in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

Scrabble score for squeeze


Scrabble score = 25

generated at 11:25:32 on 01-08-19

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