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Meaning of "squabash" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SQUABASH

squabash  [skwɒˈbæʃ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SQUABASH

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Squabash is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb squabash in English.

WHAT DOES SQUABASH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of squabash in the English dictionary

The definition of squabash in the dictionary is to crush or demolish.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO SQUABASH

PRESENT

Present
I squabash
you squabash
he/she/it squabashes
we squabash
you squabash
they squabash
Present continuous
I am squabashing
you are squabashing
he/she/it is squabashing
we are squabashing
you are squabashing
they are squabashing
Present perfect
I have squabashed
you have squabashed
he/she/it has squabashed
we have squabashed
you have squabashed
they have squabashed
Present perfect continuous
I have been squabashing
you have been squabashing
he/she/it has been squabashing
we have been squabashing
you have been squabashing
they have been squabashing
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I squabashed
you squabashed
he/she/it squabashed
we squabashed
you squabashed
they squabashed
Past continuous
I was squabashing
you were squabashing
he/she/it was squabashing
we were squabashing
you were squabashing
they were squabashing
Past perfect
I had squabashed
you had squabashed
he/she/it had squabashed
we had squabashed
you had squabashed
they had squabashed
Past perfect continuous
I had been squabashing
you had been squabashing
he/she/it had been squabashing
we had been squabashing
you had been squabashing
they had been squabashing
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will squabash
you will squabash
he/she/it will squabash
we will squabash
you will squabash
they will squabash
Future continuous
I will be squabashing
you will be squabashing
he/she/it will be squabashing
we will be squabashing
you will be squabashing
they will be squabashing
Future perfect
I will have squabashed
you will have squabashed
he/she/it will have squabashed
we will have squabashed
you will have squabashed
they will have squabashed
Future perfect continuous
I will have been squabashing
you will have been squabashing
he/she/it will have been squabashing
we will have been squabashing
you will have been squabashing
they will have been squabashing
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would squabash
you would squabash
he/she/it would squabash
we would squabash
you would squabash
they would squabash
Conditional continuous
I would be squabashing
you would be squabashing
he/she/it would be squabashing
we would be squabashing
you would be squabashing
they would be squabashing
Conditional perfect
I would have squabash
you would have squabash
he/she/it would have squabash
we would have squabash
you would have squabash
they would have squabash
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been squabashing
you would have been squabashing
he/she/it would have been squabashing
we would have been squabashing
you would have been squabashing
they would have been squabashing
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you squabash
we let´s squabash
you squabash
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to squabash
Past participle
squabashed
Present Participle
squabashing
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SQUABASH


abash
əˈbæʃ
bash
bæʃ
calabash
ˈkæləˌbæʃ
earbash
ˈɪəˌbæʃ
kurbash
ˈkʊəˌbæʃ
scrub-bash
ˈskrʌbˌbæʃ
Wabash
ˈwɔːbæʃ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SQUABASH

squab
squabasher
squabbish
squabble
squabbler
squabbling
squabby
squacco
squad
squad car
squaddie
squaddies
squaddy
squadoosh
squadron
squadron leader
squadronal
Squadrone
squail
squailer

WORDS THAT END LIKE SQUABASH

ash
birthday bash
bush-bash
cash
clash
crash
dash
flash
hash
have a bash
mash
Nash
rash
shabash
slash
smash
splash
squash
trash
wash

Synonyms and antonyms of squabash in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «squabash» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SQUABASH

Find out the translation of squabash to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of squabash from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «squabash» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

squabash
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

squabash
570 millions of speakers

English

squabash
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

squabash
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

squabash
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

squabash
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

squabash
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

squabash
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

squabash
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Squabash
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

squabash
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

squabash
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

squabash
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Squabash
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

squabash
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

squabash
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कचरा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

squabash
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

squabash
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

squabash
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

squabash
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

squabash
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

squabash
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

squabash
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

squabash
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

squabash
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of squabash

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SQUABASH»

The term «squabash» is barely ever used and occupies the 207.306 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SQUABASH» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «squabash» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «squabash» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about squabash

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SQUABASH»

Discover the use of squabash in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to squabash and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Wetweb
Squabash was the manufactured western town built by RSI Gaming. Squabash is the center of action for the players, now also the home to many of Yang's fellow hosts. All of the hosts in Squabash were required to wear an interface device, but  ...
Robert Haney, 2011
2
Noetes ambrosianæ
I confess I was scarcely prepared to find Brougham audacious enough to play the thunder-claimer over again, so soon after that squabash of Canning's ; for that surely was a squabash.f Tickler. Yes, so it seemed. But you see Canning had not,  ...
John Wilson, Robert Shelton Mackenzie, James Hogg, 1854
3
Noctes Ambrosianae
... intolerable of bolstering up his own bloekheads at all times and seasons with one shoulder, while he has to show the other a cold one' rather, with equal promptitude and alacrity, whenever it is desirable to squabash their antagonists. Tickler ...
John Wilson, Robert Shelton Mackenzie, William Maginn, 1863
4
The Routledge Dictionary of Historical Slang
Eric Partridge. 'With foot on wall or desk, and back against the victim who is similarly treated on the other side, or pressed against the opposite wall', F. & H.: ibid.: id. squabup. , v.i. and v.t. To push: ibid., id. squabash . A crushing blow; to ...
Eric Partridge, 2003
5
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine
My dear Timothy—lend me your ears—here are some verses that give all such shallow and senseless critics the squabash. THE FORGING OF Till-I ANCHOR. Come, see the Dolsliin's Anchor forg'd ; 'tis at a white heat now : The bellows cease ...
‎1832
6
There's a Word for It (Revised Edition): A Grandiloquent ...
... must proceed with all alacrity to squabash the poor kiyoodle mercilessly. Then, when his defenses collapse, you deliver the sockdologer. To squabash (skwuh- BASH) is to defeat with cutting criticism, crush THERE'S A WORD FOR IT 111.
Charles Harrington Elster, 2005
7
The Ingoldsby Legends, Volume 1
Robs me of what does not do him any good, And makes me deuced poor!!3 In order utterly to squabash and demolish every gainsayer, I had thought, at one time, of asking my old and esteemed friend, Richard Lane,'1 to crush them at once ...
Richard Harris Barham, Carol Hart, 2013
8
A Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: ...
A splutter, S.O. "As for a squabash when he does kick, wha's to mak it ?" The Steam-boat, p. 293. SQUACH, Squagh (gutt.), *. Expl. " the noise a hare makes when a killing Gall. Enc.— Gi'eng the hearty scraigh and squagh While the fumart  ...
John Jamieson, 1825
9
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine
“North. No technical terms of art in poetry? . . . Lend me your ears. Here are some verses that give all such shallow and senseless critics the squabash l ” He then repeats “The Forging of the Anchor”; and, at 624 [Nov. Sir Samuel Ferguson.
‎1865
10
Say the Word
... we read that Henry the Sixth, who instead Of being squabash'd, as in Shakespeare we read, Caught a bad influenza and died in his bed. Whatever the truth of it, squabash is a happy, helpful word. Presumably it was a mixture of squash and ...
Ivor John Carnegie Brown, 1947

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SQUABASH»

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Squeamish Between Native Soil, Scandinavia, and France
Squabash (19) “crushing blow” is explained as a blend of squash and bash. Then there is squegee (19) “implement fitted with rubber for removing moisture from ... «OUPblog, Feb 10»

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