Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- a person, animal, or thing that squeaks
- ☆ Informal a narrow escape, victory, etc.
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- One that squeaks.
- Informal Something, such as an election, that is won, passed, or achieved by the narrowest of margins or at the very last moment.