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squinches

verb
present tense third-person singular of squinch

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to lie low with the limbs close to the body
  • squinched down to fit under the table

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2 to twist (something) out of a natural or normal shape or condition
  • squinched up her eyes in disgust

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3 to draw back in fear, pain, or disgust
  • didn't squinch a bit when the intruder pulled a knife on him

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squinches

noun
plural of squinch

Synonyms & Antonyms of squinches (Entry 2 of 2)

as in winces, flinches

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“Squinches.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/squinches. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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