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The meaning of Squinches

skwɪntʃ

Squinches – definition

noun

A straight or arched structure across an interior angle of a square tower to carry a superstructure such as a dome.

Usage examples:

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verb

Tense up the muscles of (one's eyes or face).

Usage examples:

Gina squinched her face up
verb

Crouch down in order to make oneself seem smaller or to occupy less space.

Usage examples:

I squinched down under the sheet
verb

To press together the features of the face or the muscles of the body

Usage examples:

He squinched up his face in a look that left no doubt about his displeasure.

Squinches translation into English

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斜视

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झकझोरना

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Word origin

early 19th century: perhaps a blend of the verbs squeeze and pinch.

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