or smoosh

[smoo sh]

verb (used with object) Informal.

to mash or push, especially to push down or in; compress: to smush a pie in someone's face.

Nearby words

  1. smuggler,
  2. smuggling,
  3. smugly,
  4. smur,
  5. smurfing,
  6. smut,
  7. smutch,
  8. smutchy,
  9. smuts,
  10. smuts, jan christiaan

Origin of smush

1910–15; probably blend of smash and mush1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for smush


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

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper