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verb-transitive - To press hard on or together; compress.
verb-transitive - To press gently, as in affection: squeezed her hand.
verb-transitive - To exert pressure on, as by way of extracting liquid: squeeze an orange.
verb-transitive - To extract by or as if by applying pressure: squeeze juice from a lemon; squeezed a confession out of a suspect.
verb-transitive - To extract by dishonest means; extort.
verb-transitive - To pressure or intimidate (someone) to comply with a demand, as to make an extortion payment.
verb-transitive - To obtain room for by pressure; cram: squeezed her books into the briefcase.
verb-transitive - To manage to find time or space for.
verb-transitive - Games To force (an opponent) to use a potentially winning card in a trick he or she cannot take in bridge.
verb-transitive - Baseball To cause (a run or base runner) to score on a squeeze play.
verb-intransitive - To give way under pressure.
verb-intransitive - To exert pressure.
verb-intransitive - To force one's way: squeeze through a crowd; squeeze into a tight space.
noun - The act or an instance of squeezing.
noun - An amount squeezed out: a squeeze of lemon.
noun - A handclasp or brief embrace.
noun - A group crowded together; a crush.
noun - Informal A squeeze play.
noun - Financial pressure caused by shortages or narrowing economic margins.
noun - Pressure or intimidation to comply with a demand, as to make an extortion payment.
noun - Games A forced discard of a potentially winning card in bridge.
noun - Slang One's primary romantic partner or sweetheart.
phrasal-verb - squeeze off To fire (a round of bullets) by squeezing the trigger.
phrasal-verb - through To manage narrowly to pass, win, or survive.