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
Example sentences from the Web for squint
She squinted, blinked sporadically, and tilted her head, as if straining to wrestle answers from her brain.Jeopardy! Champion Julia Collins’s Brain Feels Like Mush|Sujay Kumar|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He squinted at my name-tag and, after finding out that I was a fiction writer, asked what kind of work I did.
At her side was her calf, which turned and squinted at us through baby eyes.Borana Joins the Fight to Save Kenya’s Rhinos…and Wants You to Help Too|Joanna Eede|February 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I will never forget the rays of January sunshine that I squinted into after those seven hours were finally over.
She squinted up and down 55th before someone yelled directions, and she walked eastward to find it.
Horace Hibbs, acting as official timer, squinted inquiringly at the two teams.The Boy Scouts of Lakeville High|Leslie W. Quirk
He took out a bottle of whisky, shook it, held it up, squinted at it and then took a drink.Up Terrapin River|Opie P. Read
Those who could not get in, squinted through the crevices of the door.Italy; with sketches of Spain and Portugal|William Beckford
Mr. Letts started and squinted reproachfully at the top of her hat.Sailor's Knots (Entire Collection)|W.W. Jacobs
He didn't say anything, but he set his teeth, squinted along the sights of his gun, and touched a button in the breech.The World Masters|George Griffith