Definition - squeeze

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  1. the act of forcing yourself (or being forced) into or through a restricted space; "getting through that small opening was a tight squeeze"
  2. to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition; "crush an aluminum can"; "squeeze a lemon"
  3. the act of gripping and pressing firmly; "he gave her cheek a playful squeeze"
  4. press or force; "Stuff money into an envelope"; "She thrust the letter into his hand"
  5. a tight or amorous embrace; "come here and give me a big hug"
  6. obtain by coercion or intimidation; "They extorted money from the executive by threatening to reveal his past to the company boss"; "They squeezed money from the owner of the business by threatening him"
  7. an aggressive attempt to compel acquiescence by the concentration or manipulation of power; "she laughed at this sexual power play and walked away"
  8. to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :"She forced him to

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