squeeze one's eyes shut

Definition of squeeze one's eyes shut

  1. :  to close one's eyes very tightly

Word by Word Definitions

squeezeplay
  1. :  to exert pressure especially on opposite sides of :  compress

    :  to extract or emit under pressure

    :  to force or thrust by compression

  1. :  an act or instance of squeezing :  compression

    :  handclasp

    :  embrace

eyeplay eyes
  1. :  a specialized light-sensitive sensory structure of animals that in nearly all vertebrates, most arthropods, and some mollusks is the image-forming organ of sight

    :  the nearly spherical usually paired hollow organ of sight in vertebrates that is filled with a jellylike material, is lined with a photosensitive retina, and is lodged in a bony orbit in the skull

    :  all the visible structures within and surrounding the orbit and including eyelids, eyelashes, and eyebrows

  1. :  to fix the eyes on :  look at

    :  contemplate, consider

    :  to watch or study closely

shutplay
  1. :  to move into position to close an opening

    :  to prevent entrance to or passage to or from

    :  to confine by or as if by enclosure

  1. :  closed, fastened, or folded together

    :  rid, clear, free

  1. :  the act of shutting


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