squeeze out

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Verb1.squeeze out - force out; "Some employees were squeezed out by the recent budget cuts"
give notice, give the axe, give the sack, sack, send away, can, force out, displace, fire, dismiss, terminate - terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position; "The boss fired his secretary today"; "The company terminated 25% of its workers"
2.squeeze out - make by laborious and precarious means; "He eked out a living as a painter"
earn, realise, pull in, bring in, realize, gain, make, take in, clear - 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"
3.squeeze out - extract (liquid) by squeezing or pressingsqueeze out - extract (liquid) by squeezing or pressing; "wring out the washcloth"
extract, pull out, pull up, draw out, take out, pull - 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"
4.squeeze out - obtain with difficulty; "He eked out some information from the archives"
obtain - come into possession of; "How did you obtain the visa?"
5.squeeze out - form or shape by forcing through an opening; "extrude steel"
produce, create, make - create or manufacture a man-made product; "We produce more cars than we can sell"; "The company has been making toys for two centuries"
6.squeeze out - cause to come out in a squirt; "the boy squirted water at his little sister"
spritz - eject (a liquid) quickly; "spritz water on a surface"
extravasate - force out or cause to escape from a proper vessel or channel
discharge - pour forth or release; "discharge liquids"
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He could also pitch every fourth day, hoping to squeeze out four spring-training appearances and be pushed to the back of the season-opening rotation but then avoid a pitch-count limit.
And wild plants known to squeeze out the natural habitat had taken over the area to the point that it was difficult to find your way through, she said.
Lastly, the premiums seen in squeeze outs are not significantly different from those encountered in tender offers.