verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of squint
OTHER WORDS FROM squintsquinter, nounsquint·ing·ly, adverbsquint·ing·ness, nounun·squint·ing, adjective
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How to use squint in a sentence
So, if you want step-by-step directions from a maps app, or real-time health monitoring, you can actually see it without squinting.Rolling phones, smart glasses, and other cool new tech from CES 2021|Stan Horaczek|January 12, 2021|Popular Science
Roethlisberger flailed and looked hopelessly skyward, like a squinting tourist in New York.Browns shake off their history, secure first playoff win since 1995|Adam Kilgore, Des Bieler|January 11, 2021|Washington Post
It was the way they bathed the field, the stands and made him squint.Spencer Kieboom built his life around baseball. Then he quietly walked away.|Jesse Dougherty|November 30, 2020|Washington Post
“There it is,” said Chris, squinting and pointing through cigarette smoke.
I tensed up and kind of squinted my eyes a little bit like, Ooooh, this is going to hurt."Cougar Guy" Tells the Story Behind His Viral Video|Luke Whelan|October 16, 2020|Outside Online
You have to squint very hard to make the novel begin to line up with reality.American Dreams: How Bush Shaped Our Reading of Roth’s ‘The Plot Against America’|Nathaniel Rich|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
No squint-eyed carny could ever guess it; it's a shock to find out he's 20 years older than you always thought.The Stacks: Harold Conrad Was Many Things, But He Was Never, Ever Dull|Mark Jacobson|March 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yekaterina Samutsevich tried not to squint in the bright light of the studio lamps.
If you squint, you can see the Home Depot behind it gleaming bright and orange in the clear Texas air.
Bonnebault was squint-eyed and his physical appearance did not belie his depravity.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
To the measured gestures of the little preachers were corresponding words learned by heart and false enough to make one squint.The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet
"Now you jist cut out yer comedy until I can squint 'em over," said Fisheye impatiently.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
"Port tack and headed acrost us," snarled the master, after a sniff at the air and a squint at the sluggish ripple.
"I ain't making any rash promises," stated Captain Downs, walking to the rail and taking a squint at the top-hamper.