squeezable
adjective see squeeze I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • squeezable — squeeze ► VERB 1) firmly press from opposite or all sides. 2) extract (liquid or a soft substance) from something by squeezing. 3) (squeeze in/into/through) manage to get into or through (a restricted space). 4) (squeeze in) manage to find time… …   English terms dictionary

  • squeezable — squeezability, squeezableness, n. squeezably, adv. /skwee zeuh beuhl/, adj. 1. easily squeezed, compressed, or the like. 2. (of a person) susceptible to intimidation or pressure, esp. by blackmail. [1805 15; SQUEEZE + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • squeezable — adjective able to be squeezed …   Wiktionary

  • squeezable — squeez·able …   English syllables

  • squeezable — adjective capable of being easily compressed • Syn: ↑compressible • Similar to: ↑soft • Derivationally related forms: ↑squeezability, ↑compress (for: ↑compress …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carmex — is a topical lip balm indicated both to reduce cold sores and dry or chapped lips. It is sold in jars, sticks, and squeezable tubes. Carmex has been manufactured by Carma Laboratories in Franklin, Wisconsin since 1937. Its active ingredients are… …   Wikipedia

  • Consent — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Consent >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 consent consent Sgm: N 1 assent assent &c. 488 Sgm: N 1 acquiescence acquiescence Sgm: N 1 approval approval &c. 931 Sgm: N 1 compliance compliance …   English dictionary for students

  • compressible — adjective 1. capable of being compressed or made more compact compressible packing materials a compressible box • Ant: ↑incompressible • Similar to: ↑compressed • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • squeez·able — /ˈskwiːzəbəl/ adj : having parts or sides that can be pressed together a squeezable bottle of ketchup squeezable toys …   Useful english dictionary

  • squeeze — I. verb (squeezed; squeezing) Etymology: alteration of obsolete English quease, from Middle English queysen, from Old English cwȳsan; akin to Icelandic kveisa stomach cramps Date: circa 1601 transitive verb 1. a. to exert pressure especially on… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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