squeeze bottle
noun Date: 1950 a bottle of flexible plastic that dispenses its contents when it is squeezed

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  • squeeze bottle — ☆ squeeze bottle n. a flexible plastic container which is squeezed to eject its contents through a tiny hole or holes …   English World dictionary

  • squeeze bottle — squeeze′ bot tle n. a flexible plastic bottle the contents of which can be forced out by squeezing • Etymology: 1945–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • squeeze bottle — noun : a bottle of flexible plastic that dispenses its contents by being pressed * * * noun, pl ⋯ tles [count] : a plastic bottle that forces out its contents when it is squeezed : a squeezable bottle …   Useful english dictionary

  • squeeze bottle — a flexible plastic bottle the contents of which can be forced out by squeezing. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • squeeze — v. & n. v. 1 tr. a exert pressure on from opposite or all sides, esp. in order to extract moisture or reduce size. b compress with one s hand or between two bodies. c reduce the size of or alter the shape of by squeezing. 2 tr. (often foll. by… …   Useful english dictionary

  • squeeze — squeeze1 [ skwiz ] verb ** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to press something firmly, especially with your hands: Ruth smiled, squeezing his hand affectionately. I took a firm grip and squeezed tightly, but nothing happened. Kara squeezed the… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • squeeze — 1. verb 1) I squeezed the bottle Syn: compress, press, crush, squash, pinch, nip, grasp, grip, clutch, flatten 2) squeeze the juice from both oranges Syn: extract, press …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • squeeze — 1. verb 1) I squeezed the bottle Syn: compress, press, crush, squash, pinch, nip, grasp, grip, clutch 2) squeeze the juice from both oranges Syn: extract, press …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • Wash bottle — Infobox Laboratory equipment name = Lab Wash Bottles caption = acronym = other names = Squeeze Bottle uses =To clean lab glassware and other lab equipment. The are filled with water or other cleaning liquids, and poured over the tool that needs… …   Wikipedia

  • squeezy bottle — or (esp US) squeeze bottle noun A flexible plastic bottle, eg for washing up liquid, that is squeezed to force out the contents • • • Main Entry: ↑squeeze …   Useful english dictionary

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