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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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Users can choose between a short squeeze or a squeeze and hold gesture.
To make squeezing citrus easy and fast, squeeze fresh citrus juice into a small spray bottle and keep it refrigerated.
If you have a rubber playground ball, squeeze it between your knees to tighten thighs while you IM your friends.
When you feel pressure from the C, squeeze him and protect B gap.
The big bucks were in commitment, so the succinct and PC squeeze hung around until I heard what was probably its last gasp that morning in the parking lot.
Coromega Big Squeeze gives consumers a delicious and easy new way to help them reach healthy omega-3 levels, with one of the highest doses of omega-3 on the market.
It's a cat-and-mouse game,'' manager Mike Scioscia said of calling for a squeeze.
By including Oman in Platts' proprietary Dubai price assessment -- the benchmark most producers and traders use for long-term as well as derivatives contracts -- Platts is enabling the industry to draw on a much larger pool of oil, making squeezes much harder.
That squeezes the remaining short sellers, making their losses even worse.
The album captures the cut and thrust of this line up, which Tilbook describes as one of the best Squeezes ever.