verb[with object] North American informal
Crush or smash: they smushed marshmallows in their mouths
More example sentences
- Because of the wind (it's windy tonight), their hats would periodically begin to lift off their heads, so they would keep reach up to smush them down.
- You might have read chapters before it, but I smushed the chapters together (read top of page if you didn't already) so maybe that was why you were confused.
- I made it by enchanting some rose petals, so it's pretty fragile; I hope it gets to you without being smushed up or anything.
Early 19th century: alteration of mush1.
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: smush
Definition of smush in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.