squash in

squash in

1. To fit in(side of something) very snugly or compactly. Sorry, my car is pretty tiny, so you'll all have to just squash in. I know the bag looks small, but the sleeping bag squashes in without a problem.
2. To force or compel someone or something to fit inside of something by crushing, compressing, or compacting them or it. In this usage, a noun or pronoun can be used between "squash" and "in." I only have one suitcase, so I always have to squash in all my clothes whenever I travel. They tried to squash 40 of us in that dinky little classroom.
3. To crush, crumple, or mash something inward. In this usage, a noun or pronoun can be used between "squash" and "in." The bully came over and squashed in my science fair diorama with his fist. Don't sit on the box like that, or you'll squash it in!
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squash something in

to crush or make something concave by squashing or mashing. The children squashed the Halloween jack-o'—lantern in and ruined it. someone squashed in the lampshade.
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Request TOC of this Report- https://www.factmr.com/connectus/sample?flag=T&rep_id=833 Leading players in the acorn squash market are focusing on improving the quality of acorn squash in terms of its color, texture, flavor, sweetness, and nutrient content.
PESHAWAR -- Former World Champion Jansher Khan called on Inspector General of Frontier Corps Major General Rahat Naseem Khan at Bala Hisar Fort on Monday and discussed with him matter related to promotion of squash in the province.
ISLAMABAD -- Living squash legend Jansher Khan met with IG Frontier Corps Major General Rahat Naseem Khan in Qila Bala Hisar Fort Peshawar to discuss ways to uplift squash in the country.
He also appreciated Pakistan Squash Federation for the dedicated and commitment toward the promotion of squash in the country.
KARACHI -- Former Legendary squash player Jansher Khan has met with government officials and others in an effort to increase squash in Khyberpakhtunkhwa including launching of academies and resumption of international events.
Peshawar -- Former legendary squash player Jansher Khan has met with government officials and others in an effort to increase squash in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa including launching of academies and resumption of international events.
Brush off (don't wash) any dirt and place the squash in a warm, sunny location, such as your dry garden or a windowsill.
In the end Ex-World Squash Champion Jansher Khan ensured the president of Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan and Senior Vice President Air Marshal Shahid Akhtar Alvi for playing his maximum role to boost the game of the squash in the country.
The former world champion sought prime minister's help for playing a role in improvement of squash in the country and lamented the fact that after dominating the world in this game for decades, the standards of squash have declined.
Avocado oil 1 tbsp Basil Pesto 2 tbsp Baby spinach 40 gm Parmesan Cheese 1/2 cup Shrimp (16-21 pdf) 250 gm Paprika powder 1/4 tsp Garlic, chopped 1/2 tsp Cayenne pepper a pinch Salt to taste Crushed black pepper to taste Parsley, chopped 1 tbsp Lemon wedge 2-3 no Method Slice spaghetti squash in half lengthwise and scoop out the seeds.
In any discussion about squash in Egypt, the name of Ahmed Barada will surely pop up in conversation.
A : With the development of squash at schools, more courts, local clinics, support of Sports Ministry and coaching opportunities, I really believe many more youngsters would take up squash in Oman.
To get the earliest squash in the neighborhood, I have tried various techniques.
The East Coast Squash Academy is a value-add to existing squash clubs generating additional revenue by leveraging off-peak time slots whilst promoting the sport of squash in an variety of innovative ways.