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squint

squint

 
 
pronunciation:
skwInt
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb, noun
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: squinted, squinting, squints
definition 1: to partly close the eyelids.
 
antonyms:
goggle
definition 2: to look sideways or with narrowed eyelids.
antonyms:
goggle
similar words:
blink
definition 3: to be cross-eyed.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to partly close (the eyes).
antonyms:
goggle
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or habit, or an instance of narrowing the eyes.
antonyms:
goggle
definition 2: the condition of being cross-eyed; strabismus.
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