Definition of squashy in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈskwäSHē/

adjective (squashier, squashiest)

Easily crushed or squeezed into a different shape; having a soft consistency: a big, squashy leather chair
More example sentences
  • Instead I went to sit on the squashy overstuffed leather chair by the books.
  • If you use this entrance, you miss the lovely squashy leather sofas and the trendy wooden bar area that greets the front door customers.
  • The rooms are furnished in period style with squashy sofas and chairs in intimate groupings complete with photographs and hunting trophies from bygone eras and current family snaps.



Pronunciation: /ˈskwäSHəlē/ /ˈskwôSHəlē/
Example sentences
  • I think some ornate, squashily upholstered Victorian furniture would have looked better.
  • A small damp object…struck the ground squashily near where I was standing.


Pronunciation: /ˈskwäSHēnis/ /ˈskwôSHēnis/
Example sentences
  • The squashiness of the butternut shone through beautifully, and the custard was firm but light.
  • Janet explained that the squashiness of a loaf of bread disappears without this key ingredient, and pastry crumbles more easily.
  • Suspension-wise, it's tightened up just enough for confident back-road handling, while still retaining enough squashiness for good off-road articulation.

Words that rhyme with squashy

sloshy, washy
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