BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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squeeze

How to sign: hug, usually with fondness
"Hug me, please"; "They embraced";

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Similiar / Same: hug, embrace, bosom

Categories: clasp

Within this category: clinch, cuddle, interlock

squeeze

How to sign: to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition
"crush an aluminum can"; "squeeze a lemon";

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Similiar / Same: squash, mash, crush, squelch

Categories: press

Within this category: wring, stamp, steamroller, tread, telescope

squeeze

How to sign: squeeze or press together
"she compressed her lips"; "the spasm contracted the muscle";

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Similiar / Same: constrict, compress, contract, compact, press

Categories: tighten

Within this category: choke, prim, astringe, strangulate, convulse, convulse, bear down, choke, choke

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