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Synonyms for squeeze

Synonyms for squeeze

to subject to compression

to put one's arms around affectionately

to extract from by applying pressure

to obtain by coercion or intimidation

a compressing of something

the act of embracing

Synonyms for squeeze

the act of gripping and pressing firmly

a state in which there is a short supply of cash to lend to businesses and consumers and interest rates are high

a situation in which increased costs cannot be passed on to the customer

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(slang) a person's girlfriend or boyfriend

a twisting squeeze


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an aggressive attempt to compel acquiescence by the concentration or manipulation of power

a tight or amorous embrace

the act of forcing yourself (or being forced) into or through a restricted space

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to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition

squeeze like a wedge into a tight space

to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :"She forced him to take a job in the city"

obtain by coercion or intimidation

press or force

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squeeze tightly between the fingers

squeeze (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness

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On average, those in the squeezed group aim to pay off their mortgage five years before they retire, which could also provide an opportunity to put more money into savings.
report said: "Generally,people preferred premium, freshly squeezed juices but the results also show that you don't have to pay a lot for good juice.
In this case, the agent's manipulation of Bond's bag was an infringement of Bond's reasonable expectation of privacy because he felt Bond's bag in an exploratory manner when he squeezed it.
But their premium brand, which is freshly squeezed orange juice is seen as a drink for special occasions and tends to be bought more at weekends.
HOLIDAY PUNCH: In a punch bowl, combine, then chill in the refrigerator: a fifth of rum, one cup of freshly squeezed orange juice, two cups of cranberry juice, 1/2 cup of fresh lime juice and 1/3 cup of simple syrup.
More than two-thirds (68%) of those in the squeezed group said that they could not afford to save more for their retirement while more than four-fifths (83%) of this group believed their finances would feel squeezed or even unmanageable in their retirement.
1997) (The officers "squeezed, smelled, and felt the bags and the hard objects within," and the court held that "[n]either sniff nor squeeze was an unreasonable search.").
As the hydraulically driven platen compresses the racks together, the bags are squeezed and the juice forced out.
Both cope and drag mold halves are squeezed simultaneously by a common cylinder to provide uniform mold density.
The regulars crowded around as the publican squeezed with all his might.
A synthetic crystal called moissanite has squeezed in on diamond's role as the jaws of a powerful experimental device known as a diamond anvil cell.
"We don't pour metal against squeezed or three-ram laboratory specimens, but we do pour metal into molds.
It's important that you include as much of the whole fruit in the squeezed end-result as possible - try to include everything but the skin and aim for a thick, pulpy drink.
Now, an international team of scientists has measured just how much a diamond gives when it's squeezed at pressures comparable to those at Earth's center.
"If the tea bags aren't squeezed we are paying thousands of pounds just to dispose of water."