squish

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v squish put (a liquid) into a container or another place by means of a squirting action
    • v squish walk through mud or mire "We had to splosh across the wet meadow"
    • n squish the noise of soft mud being walked on
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Usage

In literature:

He made a jolly SQUISH I tell you.
"Anne Of Avonlea" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Squish, squash, bubble; squash, squish, guggle; and your feet as though you had been wading through slaughter to a throne.
"Raffles" by E. W. Hornung
She wanted the pus squished from his brain without having to get dirty.
"Corpus of a Siam Mosquito" by Steven Sills
You step out so gaily on the glittering grass, and then squish!
"The Grey Wig: Stories and Novelettes" by Israel Zangwill
Will you learn to call marmalade "squish"?
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 159, August 18th, 1920" by Various
The rain squished in their hide boots, made sodden strings of their cloaks, plastered their woven caps to their thick mats of hair.
"The Time Traders" by Andre Norton
There was a squishing sound, as of steel entering something soft.
"Bakemono Yashiki (The Haunted House)" by James S. De Benneville
It landed with a sodden squish on the big man's jaw.
"'Firebrand' Trevison" by Charles Alden Seltzer
He dropped himself into the pneumochair, feeling the soggy squish of the deflated cushion, and loosened the jacket of his uniform.
"Starman's Quest" by Robert Silverberg
Inside Malone's shoes, his socks were completely awash, and he seemed to squish as he walked.
"Occasion for Disaster" by Gordon Randall Garrett
They'd all come in Lester's big, crazy car, and squishing back in with Tjan's suitcases was like a geometry trick.
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
She crossed dry-shod, and Leland did not seem in the least concerned at the water squishing in his shoes.
"By Right of Purchase" by Harold Bindloss
Thud-thud, thud-thud, and then squash-squash, squish-squish!
"Shrewsbury" by Stanley J. Weyman
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In poetry:

They buck you off when ridden, they squish your leg when led;
They're mostly sittin' on their tails or standin' on their 'ead;
They reach their yellow grinders out an' gently chew your ear,
An' their necks is indiarubber for attackin' in the rear!
"Mules" by Cicely Fox Smith

In news:

Bottle Boss Adds Beverages to Squish Eggs.
He's squished into the men's room of Mi Fondita Mexicana y Café in Hollywood fiddling with a measuring tape.
Gallery-goers may want to squish their toes in this Randy Foulds digital photograph.
Is Goldblog Becoming a Squish on Iran.
Soggy Day One can't squish scores.
My old vent was a bit squished.
Your face is squished in the dirt and your ego crushed.
Barton squished in, but Gellar headed toward the door as the lights dimmed.
I tried squeezing and squishing to get the bag in through the mostly-closed doors.
All the known continents were squished together into one large mass.
For just over a decade, they operated The Squished Penny Museum out of their LeDroit Park home.
Then there were rotating exhibits, on World's Fairs, for example, in tribute to the birthplace of the first squished penny -- the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago.
3) Carefully fold raspberries into the mix, try not to squish 'em.
That means we all get to watch the Bills attempt to squish the fish.
Soggy Day One can't squish scores.
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In science:

To show all three components (x, y , z ) on an equal footing, the x-y Cartesian plot can be squished (via a linear transformation) so that the x and y axes meet at a 60◦ angle and form an equilateral triangle with the z = 0 line.
Three Possible Origins for the Gas Layer on GJ 1214b
Also, as shown in the cartoon in Fig. 7, due to Lorentz contraction, a wee parton with a transverse resolution x⊥ ∼ 1/k⊥ << 1/ΛQCD will see a large number of color charges from nucleons, all squished together in the transverse plane.
The Color Glass Condensate: A summary of key ideas and recent developments
But a coveted green circle to Zhao (2005) for noticing that the Roche geometry is different in MOND, with the lobes more squished.
Astrophysics in 2006
Branch coverage was measured using the Squish Coco code coverage tool for random testing.
Property-based Code Slicing for Efficient Verification of OSEK/VDX Operating Systems
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