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Ruth smiled, squeezing his hand affectionately.
I took a firm grip and squeezed tightly, but nothing happened.
He had squeezed through a hole in the fence.
Passengers were trying to squeeze onto the bus.
This is the British English definition of squeeze. View American English definition of squeeze.
the seed of a plant called anise, used for adding flavour to food and drink
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