- a youngster, especially a meddlesome or impudent one.
- a short person.
- an insignificant, self-assertive person, especially one who is small or young.
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Origin of squirt
OTHER WORDS FROM squirtsquirter, nounsquirt·ing·ly, adverbun·squirt·ed, adjective
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How to use squirt in a sentence
The layers were presoaked, but for good measure, Ruiz fired off a few more squirts of lukewarm water into both the jacket and shorts.Can Zapping Your Muscles Enhance Strength Training?|syadron|August 7, 2021|Outside Online
Mar de Viñas Albariño 2020Val do Salnés, Rías Baixas, Spain, $19Citrusy, with a hint of salinity from the ocean breeze off the Atlantic, this wine brightens your palate the way a squirt of lemon lifts the flavors of any dish.This crisp pinot grigio stands out in the crowd at only $12|Dave McIntyre|May 14, 2021|Washington Post
My 3-year-old sanitized his doll’s hands with an imaginary squirt of Purell after each outing to the backyard.Covid has invaded our kids’ pretend play. Experts say it’s a good thing.|Julia Pelly|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
When Cristian Cañestro set out in the early 2000s to study how animals with brains and backbones evolved, he picked a sea squirt called Oikopleura as a useful subject.
Cañestro thought that Oikopleura had perhaps retained simpler, more ancestral features than other sea squirts and could be a guide to what they had evolved from.
Spam, squirt guns, earthworms, pirate costumes—stuff like that.
His only options: slap a GPS tracker on the little squirt or buy him a cellphone.New VivoPlay Wristwatch Helps Parents Keep Track of Wayward Kids|Winston Ross|January 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The song also happened to call his opponent, incumbent Martin Van Buren, a “little squirt wirt wirt.”The Strange History of Political Campaign Songs (VIDEO)|Kevin Fallon|October 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Skaters squirt each other with bottled water and do tricks on the subway stairs.Moira Johnston Goes Topless in N.Y.C. to Raise Awareness of the Right to a Bare Chest|Lizzie Crocker|July 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
“Secret Service officers huddled in the guard booth” until the official beekeeper took the bees down with a squirt bottle.
Porky pulled out his check-book and begun to scribble with one of them squirt-gun pens.Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher|Eleanor Gates
I'll learn you to leave junk in my way, you greenhorn squirt!The Planet Strappers|Raymond Zinke Gallun
It is also advisable to squirt distillate up into the case through the opening where the strainer has been removed.Aviation Engines|Victor Wilfred Pag
He grasped the oil can and, in order to test the efficacy of its squirt, shot a generous stream down Captain Scraggs's collar.Captain Scraggs|Peter B. Kyne
They could squirt full ten feet before the wind, as appeared by the marks of the drops on the sand.Cape Cod|Henry D. Thoreau
British Dictionary definitions for squirt
- a person regarded as insignificant or contemptible
- a short person