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English definition of “squash”


verb [T] (END)    /skwɒʃ/ US  /skwɑːʃ/
to stop something from continuing to exist or happen , by forceful action : Rumours of a possible takeover of the company were soon squashed by the management .Causing something to endComing to an end
(Definition of squash verb (END) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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