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vb. To press between two bodies; to press together closely; to compress; often, to compress so as to expel juice, moisture, etc.; as, to squeeze an orange with the fingers; to squeeze the hand in friendship. Fig.: To oppress with hardships, burdens, or taxes; to harass; to crush. To force, or cause to pass, by compression; often with out, through, etc.; as, to squeeze water through felt.


Syn. - To compress; hug; pinch; gripe; crowd.


 - vb. To press; to urge one's way, or to pass, by pressing; to crowd; - often with through, into, etc.; as, to squeeze hard to get through a crowd.


 - n. The act of one who squeezes; compression between bodies; pressure. A facsimile impression taken in some soft substance, as pulp, from an inscription on stone.

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