squeeze play (def 1a).
noun 1. Baseball. Also called suicide squeeze, suicide squeeze play. a play executed when there is a runner on third base and usually not more than one out, in which the runner starts for home as soon as the pitcher makes a motion to pitch, and the batter bunts. Also called safety squeeze, safety squeeze […]
jargon A program which entirely stops functioning after a predefined date. Used to ensure that beta versions don’t remain in circulation indefinitely or in demo versions to ensure that they can only be used to try out the program. (1997-05-26)
noun 1. a system of regular checking on prisoners who seem likely to attempt suicide. 2. close observation or supervision of someone in order to prevent suicide. suicide watch noun 1. a round-the-clock watch by warders on a prisoner considered to be in danger of harming him- or herself
noun 1. the intentional taking of one’s own life. 2. destruction of one’s own interests or prospects: Buying that house was financial suicide. 3. a person who intentionally takes his or her own life. verb (used without object), suicided, suiciding. 4. to commit suicide. verb (used with object), suicided, suiciding. 5. to kill (oneself). noun […]