Squilgeed
Squilgee Squil"gee (skw[i^]l"j[-e]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Squilgeed} (skw[i^]l"j[=e]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Squilgeeing}.] To swab, press, or treat with a squilgee; as, to squilgee a vessel's deck. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Squilgee — Squil gee (skw[i^]l j[ e]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Squilgeed} (skw[i^]l j[=e]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Squilgeeing}.] To swab, press, or treat with a squilgee; as, to squilgee a vessel s deck. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Squilgeeing — Squilgee Squil gee (skw[i^]l j[ e]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Squilgeed} (skw[i^]l j[=e]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Squilgeeing}.] To swab, press, or treat with a squilgee; as, to squilgee a vessel s deck. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • squeegee — I. noun also squilgee Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1844 a blade of leather or rubber set on a handle and used for spreading, pushing, or wiping liquid material on, across, or off a surface (as a window); also a smaller similar device or a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • squilgee — /skwil jee, skwil jee /, n., v.t., squilgeed, squilgeeing. squeegee. * * * …   Universalium

  • squilgee — [skwil′jē] n. [? blend of SWILL & SQUEEGEE] Naut. a squeegee for use on a ship s deck vt. squilgeed, squilgeeing Naut. to use a squilgee on …   English World dictionary

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