squash up

Definition of squash up


  1. :  to move closer together Squash up to make room for one more person.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to press or beat into a pulp or a flat mass :  crush

    :  put down, suppress

    :  to flatten out under pressure or impact

  1. :  something soft and easily crushed

    :  an unripe pod of peas

    :  the sudden fall of a heavy soft body or the sound of such a fall

  1. :  with a squash or a squashing sound

  1. :  any of various fruits of plants (genus Cucurbita) of the gourd family widely cultivated as vegetables

    :  a plant and especially a vine that bears squashes — compare summer squash, winter squash

  1. :  in or into a higher position or level

    :  away from the center of the earth

    :  from beneath the ground or water to the surface

  1. :  risen above the horizon

    :  standing

    :  being out of bed

  1. : used as a function word to indicate motion to or toward or situation at a higher point of

    :  up into or in the

    :  in a direction regarded as being toward or near the upper end or part of

  1. :  one in a high or advantageous position

    :  an upward slope

    :  a period or state of prosperity or success

  1. :  to rise from a lying or sitting position

    :  to move upward :  ascend

    : used with and and another verb to indicate that the action of the following verb was either surprisingly or abruptly initiated

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