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squeezing

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the act or process of reducing the size or volume of something by or as if by pressing
  • the tight squeezing of his hands on hers made her face turn red
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squeezing

verb , present participle of squeeze

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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
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2 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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3 to get with great difficulty
  • managed to squeeze a living by cleaning houses
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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
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6 to force one's way
  • I was able to squeeze through the people clustered around the luggage carousel
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