squeeze out

Definitions of squeeze out
  1. verb
    extract (liquid) by squeezing or pressing
    synonyms: wring out
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    type of:
    draw out, extract, pull, pull out, pull up, take out
    remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense
  2. verb
    cause to come out in a squirt
    synonyms: eject, force out, squirt
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    types:
    spritz
    eject (a liquid) quickly
    extravasate
    force out or cause to escape from a proper vessel or channel
    type of:
    discharge
    pour forth or release
  3. verb
    force out
    “Some employees were squeezed out by the recent budget cuts”
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    can, dismiss, displace, fire, force out, give notice, give the axe, give the sack, sack, send away, terminate
    terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position
  4. verb
    form or shape by forcing through an opening
    synonyms: extrude
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    type of:
    create, make, produce
    create or manufacture a man-made product
  5. verb
    make by laborious and precarious means
    synonyms: eke out
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    bring in, clear, earn, gain, make, pull in, realise, realize, take in
    earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages
  6. verb
    obtain with difficulty
    synonyms: eke out
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    type of:
    obtain
    come into possession of
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