squishy

adjective \ ˈskwi-shē \
Updated on: 22 Nov 2017

Definition of squishy

squishier; squishiest
1 : being soft, yielding, and usually damp
2 : not firm, steady, or fixed : soft: such as
a : lenient 1
b : imprecise
  • squishy estimates

squishiness

noun

Examples of squishy in a Sentence

  1. The ground was wet and squishy.

  2. those are awfully squishy estimates for the final cost of a new football stadium

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First Known Use of squishy

circa 1847


SQUISHY Defined for English Language Learners

squishy

adjective

Definition of squishy for English Language Learners

  • : soft and often wet



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