smoosh

[smoo sh]

smush

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
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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

smush

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

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