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Definition of Squash

Squash

  1. A game much like rackets, played in a walled court with soft rubber balls and bats like tennis rackets.
  2. An American animal allied to the weasel.
  3. A plant and its fruit of the genus Cucurbita, or gourd kind.
  4. To beat or press into pulp or a flat mass; to crush.
  5. Something soft and easily crushed; especially, an unripe pod of pease.
  6. Hence, something unripe or soft; -- used in contempt.
  7. A sudden fall of a heavy, soft body; also, a shock of soft bodies.

Squash Quotations

We've been trained since kindergarten: Be nice, be kind, share, put on a smile. So we're conditioned to squash our natural selfish instincts, and that's the right thing for society.
Bryan Cranston

If you are bitter, you are like a dry leaf that you can just squash, and you can get blown away by the wind. There is much more wisdom in forgiveness.
Vusi Mahlasela

Squash - that's not exercise, it's flagellation.
Noel Coward

You can't train kids in a world where adults have no concept of what science literacy is. The adults are gonna squash the creativity that would manifest itself, because they're clueless about what it and why it matters. But science can always benefit from the more brains there are that are thinking about it - but that's true for any field.
Neil deGrasse Tyson

While you can find zucchini in markets in most places year-round, allowing you to make everything from breakfast dishes like zucchini and onion frittatas to snacks like zucchini-stuffed crab cakes, the onset of fall marks the beginning of hard squash season.
Marcus Samuelsson
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Squash Translations

squash in Afrikaans is pampoen, muurbal
squash in Dutch is pompoen
squash in French is potiron
squash in Italian is succo
squash in Spanish is aplastar
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