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squash

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of squash

  1. 1 to cause to become a pulpy mass the sort of person who couldn't even squash a bug Synonyms of squash mash, pulp, crushWords Related to squash press, squeeze; beat, pound, powder, pulverize

  2. 2 to put a stop to (something) by the use of force squashed any effort to reform the country's power structure Synonyms of squash clamp down (on), crack down (on), crush, put down, quash, repress, silence, slap down, snuff (out), quell, squelch, subdue, suppressWords Related to squash douse (also dowse), extinguish, put out, quench; smother, stifle, strangle, throttle; annihilate, decimate, demolish, desolate, destroy, devastate, nuke, rub out, ruin, smash, waste, wreck; exterminate, obliterate, wipe out; conquer, dominate, overcome, overpower, overwhelm, subdue, subjugate, vanquishNear Antonyms of squash abet, aid, assist, back, help, prop up, support; foment, incite, instigate, provoke, stir, whip (up); advance, cultivate, encourage, forward, foster, further, nourish, nurture, promote



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