squeezes 1 of 2

present tense third-person singular of squeeze
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as in crushes
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

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

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as in earns
to get with great difficulty managed to squeeze a living by cleaning houses

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as in pushes
to force one's way I was able to squeeze through the people clustered around the luggage carousel

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squeezes

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noun

plural of squeeze

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“Squeezes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/squeezes. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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