squeezebox

[ skweez-boks ]
/ ˈskwizˌbɒks /

noun Informal.

a concertina or accordion.

Nearby words

  1. squeeze bottle,
  2. squeeze off,
  3. squeeze play,
  4. squeeze through,
  5. squeeze-box,
  6. squeezed joint,
  7. squeezy,
  8. squeg,
  9. squelch,
  10. squeteague

Origin of squeezebox

First recorded in 1905–10; squeeze + box1

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British Dictionary definitions for squeeze-box

squeeze-box

noun

an informal name for concertina, accordion
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