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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. any artifact that makes a squeaking sound when used;
- Example: "those sneakers are squeakers"
- Example: "which hinge is the squeaker?"

2. something achieved (or escaped) by a narrow margin;
[syn: close call, close shave, squeak, squeaker, narrow escape]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Squeaker \Squeak"er\ (-[~e]r), n. 1. One who, or that which, squeaks. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zool.) The Australian gray crow shrike (Strepera anaphonesis); -- so called from its note. [1913 Webster] 3. (a) A contest won by a small margin. (b) A narrow escape from harm. [Colloq.] [PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

squeaker n 1: any artifact that makes a squeaking sound when used; "those sneakers are squeakers"; "which hinge is the squeaker?" 2: something achieved (or escaped) by a narrow margin [syn: close call, close shave, squeak, squeaker, narrow escape]