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Synonyms for squash
skwɒʃ, skwɔʃsquash

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. squash, squash vinenoun

    any of numerous annual trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits

    squash racquets, squash vine, squash rackets

  2. squashnoun

    edible fruit of a squash plant; eaten as a vegetable

    squash racquets, squash vine, squash rackets

  3. squash, squash racquets, squash racketsverb

    a game played in an enclosed court by two or four players who strike the ball with long-handled rackets

    squash racquets, squash vine, squash rackets

  4. squash, crush, squelch, mash, squeezeverb

    to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition

    "crush an aluminum can"; "squeeze a lemon"

    comminute, twitch, suppress, vanquish, pressure, crush, squish, grind, romance, rack, quell, twinge, splash, dally, hale, beat, press, jam, smash, wring, flirt, force, embrace, crunch, trounce, coquette, shove, thrust, chat up, demolish, butterfly, compress, hug, beat out, tweet, slop, mash, quench, contract, compact, extort, stuff, squeeze, philander, bosom, pinch, coquet, break down, slosh, coerce, oppress, wedge, squelch, bray, constrict, splosh, gouge, shell

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Editors Contribution

  1. crush and squeeze

    Submitted by ulugbekdushamov123 on July 24, 2022  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. squashverb


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "squash":

    racquetball, lemon, crush

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  1. Tammy Credicott:

    Great by themselves, sprinkled on salads, or tossed on butternut squash soup, these spiced pumpkin seeds deliver great taste and nutrition.

  2. Melinda Keckler:

    Made from scratch but easy to make. This is a creamy and satisfying combination of a classic fall flavor — butternut squash — along with a delicious blend of three cheeses, subtle spices and pasta.

  3. Sam McConkey:

    We're very good at socializing in Ireland, we have to recognise that our socializing is culturally specific, and different between countries... In Spain and Portugal you eat outside at 10 o'clock at night -- in Ireland, we squash into crowded restaurants.

  4. Frank Navarro:

    This feels like we’re trying to squash free speech, everything I talk about is factually based. They can go and check it out.

  5. Jessica Randhawa:

    This gluten-free and vegetarian oven-roasted Delicata squash recipe is roasted with sweet maple syrup, butter and sprinkled with ground cinnamon for a uniquely flavorful autumn side dish at this year's Thanksgiving dinner, this is my absolute favorite way to cook this sweet, creamy, and velvety winter squash, as it's fast, easy, and cozy.

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