- put the squeeze on somebody (to do something)
- put the ˈsqueeze on sb (to do sth) idiom(informal) to put pressure on sb to act in a particular way; to make a situation difficult for sb
You come straight to me if she tries to put the squeeze on you.
Increased competition is really putting the squeeze on North American producers.Main entry: ↑squeezeidiom
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