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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
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