Thesaurus > Related Words: squeeze out

  Words related to squeeze out

Related / Similar Words: wring out, squirt, force out, eject, extrude, eke out

 

Definition:
  • extract (liquid) by squeezing or pressing; "wring out the washcloth";
  • cause to come out in a squirt; "the boy squirted water at his little sister";
  • form or shape by forcing through an opening; "extrude steel";
  • obtain with difficulty; "He eked out some information from the archives";
  • make by laborious and precarious means; "He eked out a living as a painter";
  • force out; "Some employees were squeezed out by the recent budget cuts";

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    Hyponyms: spritz, extravasate

     

    Entailments: compress, constrict, squeeze, compact, contract, press

     

    Derivational Morphology: expulsion, projection, ejection, forcing out, jet, squirt, spurt, spirt, water pistol, water gun, squirt gun, squirter, extrusion

     

     
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