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a situation in which there is only just enough room for things or people to fit somewhere:
It'll be a squeeze with six people in the car.
an act of pressing something firmly with your fingers or hand:
Marty gave her hand a little squeeze.
a small amount of juice obtained by squeezing a piece of fruit
a situation in which wages, prices, borrowing money etc are strictly controlled or reduced
cuts due to the squeeze on public sector spending
a credit squeeze
All manufacturers are feeling the squeeze (=noticing the effects of a difficult financial situation).
to try to persuade someone to do something
6 especially American English informal
someone's boyfriend or girlfriend