Thesaurus

squeezed

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of squeezed

(Entry 1 of 2)

squeezed

verb
past tense of squeeze

Synonyms & Antonyms of squeezed (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to apply external pressure on so as to force out the juice or contents of
  • kept squeezing the bottle until the ketchup squirted all over the table

Synonyms for squeezed

Words Related to squeezed

2 to fit (people or things) into a tight space
  • I think we can squeeze a bit more into the washing machine

Synonyms for squeezed

Words Related to squeezed

3 to get with great difficulty
  • managed to squeeze a living by cleaning houses

Synonyms for squeezed

Words Related to squeezed

4 to reduce in size or volume by or as if by pressing parts or members together
  • squeezed the blanket until it fit into the box

Synonyms for squeezed

Words Related to squeezed

Near Antonyms for squeezed

Antonyms for squeezed

6 to force one's way
  • I was able to squeeze through the people clustered around the luggage carousel

Synonyms for squeezed

Words Related to squeezed

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About squeezed

Thesaurus Entries Near squeezed

squeeze

squeezed

squeezed off

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Squeezed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/squeezed. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on squeezed

Nglish: Translation of squeezed for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of squeezed for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!