1. to crush verbally.
|Campus Sl. Apr. 5: squash – put an end to.|
|(con. 1990s) in One of the Guys 86: ‘If they get into a scrap [...] we make ’em show love anyway. Just tell ’em to squash it’.|
2. (US) to sort out a problem.
|Und. and Prison Sl.|
|DAUL 206/1: Squash, v. 1. To quash, as a criminal complaint or indictment.et al.|
|Prison Sl. 16: squash To straighten out, to take care of or stop something.|
|Source Aug. 47: I once found myself in a sticky situation where I had to try and squash beef for a client who was involved with a [gang] from the other side.|
(US) to have sexual intercourse.
|Prison Days and Nights 27: They want to get off the squash, so they fix it up with this white broad to take on the whole four of them.|
see I’ll be smothered! under smother v.