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squish

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verb \ˈskwish\

Simple Definition of squish

  • : to press (something) into a flatter shape

  • : to move into a space that is tight or crowded

  • : to make the sound that is made when something very wet is pressed, stepped on, etc.

Full Definition of squish

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  squash <squished the bug>

  3. 2 :  squelch, suck

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  squelch, suck

squish noun

Examples of squish

  1. The cake accidentally got squished.

  2. We squished together to make more room.

  3. We managed to squish four people in the backseat of the car.

  4. His wet shoes squished when he walked.



Origin of squish

alteration of squash


First Known Use: circa 1647

Rhymes with squish


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