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Definition 1: extract (liquid) by squeezing or pressing - [verb of contact]

Samples where squeeze out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • wring out the washcloth

Synonyms for squeeze out in the sense of this definition

(squeeze out is a kind of ...) remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense

"pull weeds" "extract a bad tooth" "take out a splinter" "extract information from the telegram"

(squeeze out implies ...) squeeze or press together

"she compressed her lips" "the spasm contracted the muscle"

Definition 2: cause to come out in a squirt - [verb of contact]

Samples where squeeze out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the boy squirted water at his little sister

Synonyms for squeeze out in the sense of this definition

(squeeze out is a kind of ...) pour forth or release

"discharge liquids"

(... is a kind of squeeze out ) eject (a liquid) quickly

"spritz water on a surface"

(... is a kind of squeeze out ) force out or cause to escape from a proper vessel or channel

Definition 3: form or shape by forcing through an opening - [verb of creation]

Samples where squeeze out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • extrude steel

Synonyms for squeeze out in the sense of this definition

(squeeze out is a kind of ...) create or manufacture a man-made product

"We produce more cars than we can sell" "The company has been making toys for two centuries"

Definition 4: obtain with difficulty - [verb of possession]

Samples where squeeze out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He eked out some information from the archives

Synonyms for squeeze out in the sense of this definition

(squeeze out is a kind of ...) come into possession of

"How did you obtain the visa?"

Definition 5: make by laborious and precarious means - [verb of possession]

Samples where squeeze out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He eked out a living as a painter

Synonyms for squeeze out in the sense of this definition

(squeeze out is a kind of ...) earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages

"How much do you make a month in your new job?" "She earns a lot in her new job" "this merger brought in lots of money" "He clears $5,000 each month"

Samples where squeeze out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Some employees were squeezed out by the recent budget cuts

(squeeze out is a kind of ...) terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position

"The boss fired his secretary today" "The company terminated 25% of its workers"

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