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English definition of “squash”

squash

verb [I or T, usually + adv/prep] (PUSH)    /skwɒʃ/ US  /skwɑːʃ/
B2 to push yourself, a person, or thing into a small space: The room was so full you couldn't squash another person in. If you all squashed up (= moved closer together), we could fit an extra person in the car. He tried to squash his ripped jeans into the suitcase while his mother wasn't looking.Inserting and forcing things into other things
(Definition of squash verb (PUSH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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