squashily
adverb see squashy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • squashily — shə̇lē adverb : in a squashy manner slipped and sat down squashily in the muddy path …   Useful english dictionary

  • squashily — See squashy. * * * …   Universalium

  • squashily — adverb In a squashy way …   Wiktionary

  • squashily — adv. in a soft crushable manner; with a squashing sound, with a liquid splashing sound …   English contemporary dictionary

  • squashily — squash·i·ly …   English syllables

  • squashy — squashily, adv. squashiness, n. /skwosh ee, skwaw shee/, adj., squashier, squashiest. 1. easily squashed; pulpy. 2. soft and wet, as the ground after rain. 3. having a squashed appearance. [1690 1700; SQUASH1 + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • squashy — adjective (squashier; est) Date: 1698 1. easily squashed 2. softly wet ; boggy 3. soft because overripe < squashy melons > • squashily adverb • squashiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • squashiness — See squashily. * * * …   Universalium

  • squash — squash1 verb 1》 crush or squeeze (something) so that it becomes flat, soft, or out of shape.     ↘squeeze or force into a restricted space. 2》 suppress or subdue.     ↘firmly reject (an idea or suggestion).     ↘silence (someone), typically with… …   English new terms dictionary

  • squashy — /ˈskwɒʃi/ (say skwoshee) adjective (squashier, squashiest) 1. easily squashed; pulpy. 2. soft and wet, as ground, etc. 3. having a squashed appearance. {squash1 + y1} –squashily, adverb –squashiness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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