And it was the most that could squeak through a filibuster- hobbled Senate.
Kate Middleton revealed today that her nickname at junior school was 'squeak' - after the school guinea pig.
Shapard, the pollster, predicts Lankford will just squeak by with a narrow majority.
But the GOP didn't just squeak out a few victories; they crushed.
If you keep quiet, you can squeak through without having to reveal your views.
You can "squeak" over them if you happen to strike the channel.
Anywhere but that rocker, I mean; that's got a squeak in the leg.
And this I vow, that if again you squeak I will have you tried as being an abettor of this treason.'
"Don't you so much as squeak, Mr. Castro," a voice whispered in my ear.
There was more argument, and, after a time, the rattle and buzz and squeak began again.
late 14c., probably of imitative origin, similar to Middle Swedish skväka "to squeak, croak." Related: Squeaked; squeaking. The noun is from 1660s; sense of "narrow escape" is from 1822.