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Princeton's WordNet

  1. squeeze outverb

    force out

    "Some employees were squeezed out by the recent budget cuts"

  2. eke out, squeeze outverb

    make by laborious and precarious means

    "He eked out a living as a painter"

  3. wring out, squeeze outverb

    extract (liquid) by squeezing or pressing

    "wring out the washcloth"

  4. eke out, squeeze outverb

    obtain with difficulty

    "He eked out some information from the archives"

  5. extrude, squeeze outverb

    form or shape by forcing through an opening

    "extrude steel"

  6. squirt, force out, squeeze out, ejectverb

    cause to come out in a squirt

    "the boy squirted water at his little sister"


  1. squeeze outverb

    To force a substance out of a container by squeezing the container

  2. squeeze outverb

    To force a competitor out of one of a limited number of winning positions by taking over that position or a higher one

  3. squeeze outverb

    To obtain a difficult victory in a competition


  1. squeeze out

    "Squeeze out" generally refers to the act of forcing someone or something out of a particular situation, role, or position, typically in order to gain an advantage or benefit. This can be done directly or indirectly, often through unfair means or pressure. It can also refer to the act of extracting something, such as liquid or information, by compressing or applying pressure. The term is often used in business, finance, and social contexts.


  1. Squeeze out

    Squeeze out is a term referring to the compulsory acquisition of the stakes of a small group of shareholders from a joint stock company by means of cash compensation.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of squeeze out in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of squeeze out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of squeeze out in a Sentence

  1. Matt Duss:

    It's part of a broader effort to limit the political space, to squeeze out opposing views, it has very negative connotations. It creates a hostile environment for those who express legitimate criticism and would put Israel in some very bad company.

  2. Jack Nerad:

    I think there’s more to squeeze out of the internal combustion engine.

  3. Eva Almiron-Roig:

    Young children may find it difficult to chew a whole hard fruit, or eat it with the skin, there is also the issue about … whether soda may squeeze out fruit juice consumption in older children or in children from specific ethnic backgrounds.


    From language to no-language is the journey and certainly every master has to use lies to attract you, to make you aware of your mindlessness, your stupidity. That's why I tell you to relish this very moment, and when you squeeze out the juice of every moment, then you will realise that there is nothing worthy in this world, then for the first time you start turning IN-wards, not otherwise!

  5. Michael Bitzer:

    The President is going to( need to) boost The President numbers in rural counties to make up for what looks like an even bigger defeat in Raleigh, Charlotte, i am just not sure how much more The President can squeeze out of those rural areas.

Translations for squeeze out

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  • ausquetschen, ausdrückenGerman
  • puristaa, pudottaaFinnish
  • exprimerFrench
  • निचोड़नाHindi
  • 絞り出すJapanese
  • uitpersen, uitknijpenDutch
  • выжимать, вытеснить, выдавить, выдавливать, теснить, жать, вытеснять, выжатьRussian

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    an estate where cash crops are grown on a large scale (especially in tropical areas)
    • A. accident
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