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English definition of “squeeze sth out of sb”

squeeze sth out of sb

(also squeeze sth from sb) informal phrasal verb with squeeze     /skwiːz/ verb
to persuade or force someone to give you money or information: During the negotiations, the union managed to squeeze several concessions from the management.Causing somebody to actUrging and persuading
(Definition of squeeze sth out of sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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