Meaning of “squeeze (sb/sth) in/squeeze (sb/sth) into sth” in the English Dictionary

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"squeeze (sb/sth) in/squeeze (sb/sth) into sth" in British English

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squeeze (sb/sth) in/squeeze (sb/sth) into sth

phrasal verb with squeeze uk /skwiːz/ us /skwiːz/ verb

B2 to succeed in getting someone or something into a small space or object, often by pushing or forcing:

The car's quite full, but we could manage to squeeze another couple of people in.
I must have put on a lot of weight over Christmas because I can only just squeeze into my jeans.

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(Definition of “squeeze (sb/sth) in/squeeze (sb/sth) into sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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