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squeegee

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noun squee·gee \ˈskwē-ˌjē\
variants: or less commonly

\ˈskwē-, ˈskwil-\

Definition of squeegee

  1. :  a blade of leather or rubber set on a handle and used for spreading, pushing, or wiping liquid material on, across, or off a surface (such as a window); also :  a smaller similar device or a small rubber roller with handle used by a photographer or lithographer

Origin and Etymology of squeegee

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1844


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squeegee

verb squee·gee
variants: or less commonly

Definition of squeegee

squeegeed

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squilgeed

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squeegeeing

also

squilgeeing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to smooth, wipe, or treat with a squeegee

1883

First Known Use of squeegee

1883


SQUEEGEE Defined for English Language Learners

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squeegee

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noun squee·gee \ˈskwē-ˌjē\

Definition of squeegee for English Language Learners

  • : a tool that has a blade of rubber attached to a handle and that is used for spreading or wiping liquid on, across, or off a surface (such as a window or floor)

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