squashy

adjective
\ ˈskwä-shē How to pronounce squashy (audio) , ˈskwȯ- \
squashier; squashiest

Definition of squashy

1 : easily squashed
2 : softly wet : boggy
3 : soft because overripe squashy melons

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Other Words from squashy

squashily \ ˈskwä-​shə-​lē How to pronounce squashy (audio) , ˈskwȯ-​ \ adverb
squashiness \ ˈskwä-​shē-​nəs How to pronounce squashy (audio) , ˈskwȯ-​ \ noun

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Examples of squashy in a Sentence

a bed covered in big squashy pillows
Recent Examples on the Web Mentions of the squashy dessert can be traced back to the paper’s first year in circulation. Angela Roberts, baltimoresun.com, 19 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of squashy

1698, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of squashy was in 1698

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“Squashy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/squashy. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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squashy

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of squashy

chiefly British : soft and easy to press into a different shape

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