[smoo sh]


or smoosh

[smoo sh]
verb (used with object) Informal.
  1. to mash or push, especially to push down or in; compress: to smush a pie in someone's face.

Origin of smush

1910–15; probably blend of smash and mush1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for smooshing

lower, droop, level, squash, couch, settle, sink, dip, flatten, demit, smoosh

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Word Origin and History for smooshing


1825 (n.), variant of mush. As a verb, by 1980.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper