Translation of "squeeze" - English-Spanish dictionary

squeeze

verb uk /skwiːz/ (present participle squeezing, past tense and past participle squeezed)

to press something firmly

apretar, estrujar
She squeezed his hand and said goodbye.

(Translation of “squeeze” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

squeeze

verb /skwiːz/

to press (something) together or from all sides tightly

apretar
He squeezed her hand affectionately
He squeezed the clay into a ball.

to force (eg oneself) eg into or through a narrow space

meterse
The dog squeezed himself / his body into the hole
We were all squeezed into the back seat of the car.

to force something, eg liquid, out of something by pressing

meter a presión
She squeezed the oranges (into a jug)
We might be able to squeeze some more money/information out of him.
squeezer noun

an instrument for squeezing

exprimidor
a lemon squeezer.
squeeze up phrasal verb

to move closer together

apretujarse
Could you all squeeze up on the bench and make room for me?

(Translation of “squeeze” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)