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Princeton's WordNet

  1. squeeze, squeezing(noun)

    the act of gripping and pressing firmly

    "he gave her cheek a playful squeeze"

    clinch, wring, power play, liquidity crisis, credit crunch, squeeze play, squeeze, hug

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  1. Jim Krane:

    Saudi Arabia's oil addiction is as strong as ever...economically, of course, the Saudi economy runs on oil. Oil still dominates GDP, exports and government revenues, that said, Saudi Arabia is changing its relationship with oil. The dependence remains. But the kingdom is squeezing more value out of its oil.

  2. Maximiliano Isi:

    The secret to this whole business is that the waveform the pattern of this stretching and squeezing encodes information on the source, the thing that made this gravitational wave.

  3. Katarina Zarutskie:

    All of a sudden it felt like 15 people were squeezing on my wrist really, really, really hard, next thing I knew I was underwater and I felt this, and the adrenaline just kicked in.

  4. Philip Andrew-Speed:

    The private sector has grown in China not so much by privatisation, but by squeezing the state sectors so they become either better performing or irrelevant.

  5. Juliao Coelho:

    This is the fruit of inflating the role of the state company. They tried to get too big by squeezing returns so much that investments didn't make sense, first there were delays. Now they can't even complete the projects.

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    A synonym of "dry"
    • A. sodden
    • B. drippy
    • C. juiceless
    • D. steamy

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