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squeezable

[ skwee-zuh-buhl ]
/ ˈskwi zə bəl /
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adjective

easily squeezed, compressed, or the like.
(of a person) susceptible to intimidation or pressure, especially by blackmail.

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Origin of squeezable

First recorded in 1805–15; squeeze + -able

OTHER WORDS FROM squeezable

squeez·a·bil·i·ty, squeez·a·ble·ness, nounsqueez·a·bly, adverbun·squeez·a·ble, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for squeezable

  • Having discovered that Cairns was squeezable Victoria felt more hopeful as to the future.

    A Bed of Roses|W. L. George
  • Also, Angela anticipated that the housekeeping allowance would prove rather more squeezable now, with Wallie gone.

    Angela's Business|Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • They are the most squeezable persons and yield the largest amount of honey to the drones.

  • But the sponge, it seemed, was no longer squeezable by him in any way.

    The Bertrams|Anthony Trollope
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