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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Easily squashed.
  • adj. Overripe and soft; pulpy.
  • adj. Boggy; marshy: squashy ground.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Easily squashed when pressed
  • adj. Resembling a bog or marsh underfoot

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Easily squashed; soft.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Soft and wet; miry; muddy; pulpy; mushy; watery.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. easily squashed; resembling a sponge in having soft porous texture and compressibility
  • adj. like a pulp or overripe; not having stiffness
  • adj. (of soil) soft and watery

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