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English definition of “squeeze sb dry”

squeeze sb dry

If you squeeze someone dry, you get as much from them as possible: When they got divorced, his wife squeezed him dry and took everything.Treating people or animals badlyInsults and abuseUnkind, cruel and unfeelingViolent or aggressiveUsing and misusing
(Definition of squeeze sb dry from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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