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De squinch-owl done hush, en de win' done gone, en it look like de water done stop sneakin' en crawlin' und' de bank.Mingo|Joel Chandler Harris
A squinch thrown across an arcade may be conjectured for strength were it not confuted by two buttresses on the outside.Guernsey Pictorial Directory and Stranger's Guide|Thomas Bellamy
And Cappy shook his head emphatically several times like a squinch-owl.Cappy Ricks Retires|Peter B. Kyne
Business was business with Mr. Squinch, and social calls should be discouraged.
“Suppose that we say twenty-five hundred,” resumed Mr. Squinch.