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Verb: squash  skwósh
  1. To compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition
    "squash an aluminium can";
    - crush, squelch, mash, squeeze
Noun: squash  skwósh
  1. Any of numerous annual trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits
    - squash vine
     
  2. Edible fruit of a squash plant; eaten as a vegetable
     
  3. A game played in an enclosed court by two or four players who strike the ball with long-handled rackets
    - squash racquets, squash rackets
     
  4. [Brit] Sweet uncarbonated fruit-flavoured soft drink
    - cordial [Brit]

Derived forms: squashing, squashes, squashed

See also: squashed

Type of: ball game, court game, press, veg, vegetable, veggie, vine

Part of: Cucurbita, genus Cucurbita

Encyclopedia: Squash