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The two met last year when Riya, 19, took up squash during a gap year after graduating from Marshall High in Falls Church.

A favorite of chefs and home cooks alike, you may not have to look far to find edible squash blossoms.

If folks think of squashes as vegetables, maybe they are vegetables.

Also called yellow zucchini, this squash is slightly sweeter that its green cousin.

You’ll get a crunchy, crispy garnish for pasta enrobed in a thick, rich squash sauce.

The salmon is presented atop a mound of sautéed vegetables: mushrooms, peppers, squash, onions, leafy greens, and herbs.

There is increasing evidence that Assad is working with ISIS to squash the Free Syrian Army.

Spaghetti squash also contains specific nutrients that help convert the tryptophan in other foods you eat into serotonin.

Headache—Take the rinds of a couple of lemons and squash it into a paste.

All this testing is serving to squash creativity and the excitement of learning.

The Squash Maiden drew about her a rich green blanket, into which she had woven many flaunting gold trumpet-shaped flowers.

Corn Plume looked down at the Squash Maiden sitting on her blanket at his feet.

Ever after, corn and beans were planted in the same hill, and often a squash seed was added.

I guess it must be squash, for he likes mam-ma's squash pies so much.

Squish, squash echoed the milk in the great cylinder, but never arose the sound they waited for.


On this page you'll find 101 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to squash, such as: crush, extinguish, flatten, quash, quell, and squish.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.