Translation for 'to squint' from English to Russian
VERB   to squint | squinted | squinted
squinting | squints
SYNO askance | askant | asquint | ...
косить [несов.] [глазами]to squint
косоглазие {с}
взгляд {м} украдкойsquint [coll.]
косоглазый {adj}squint-eyed
косой {adj} [о человеке]squint-eyed
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Usage Examples English
  • An example might be smiling inducing an involuntary contraction of the eye muscles, causing a person to squint when smiling.
  • Heterophoria may lead to squint, also known as strabismus.
  • The art critic complained that its indefinite forms forced the viewer to squint in order to make it out.
  • "Tricks" is Andrzej Jakimowski's follow up to "Squint Your Eyes" (...), his 2002 debut.
  • Karl flashes his camera, causing the other two to squint.

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