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English definition of “squeeze”

squeeze

verb [T] (PRESS TOGETHER)   /skwiz/
to press something firmly, or to force something out, esp. a liquid, by pressing: Bake for 15 minutes, then squeeze the cloves to get the softened garlic out. I squeezed her shoulder (= pressed it affectionately with a hand).
(Definition of squeeze verb (PRESS TOGETHER) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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