Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb squeeze_out

6 senses of squeeze out

Sense 1
squeeze out -- (force out; "Some employees were squeezed out by the recent budget cuts")
       => displace, fire, give notice, can, dismiss, give the axe, send away, sack, force out, give the sack, terminate -- (terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position; "The boss fired his secretary today"; "The company terminated 25% of its workers")

Sense 2
eke out, squeeze out -- (make by laborious and precarious means; "He eked out a living as a painter")
       => gain, take in, clear, make, earn, realize, realise, pull in, bring in -- (earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages; "How much do you make a month in your new job?"; "She earns a lot in her new job"; "this merger brought in lots of money"; "He clears $5,000 each month")

Sense 3
wring out, squeeze out -- (extract (liquid) by squeezing or pressing; "wring out the washcloth")
       => extract, pull out, pull, pull up, take out, draw out -- (remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense; "pull weeds"; "extract a bad tooth"; "take out a splinter"; "extract information from the telegram")

Sense 4
eke out, squeeze out -- (obtain with difficulty; "He eked out some information from the archives")
       => obtain -- (come into possession of; "How did you obtain the visa?")

Sense 5
extrude, squeeze out -- (form or shape by forcing through an opening; "extrude steel")
       => produce, make, create -- (create or manufacture a man-made product; "We produce more cars than we can sell"; "The company has been making toys for two centuries")

Sense 6
squirt, force out, squeeze out, eject -- (cause to come out in a squirt; "the boy squirted water at his little sister")
       => discharge -- (pour forth or release; "discharge liquids")

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