Example sentences for: squinted

How can you use “squinted” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • One who squinted or was missing an eye was called Berlusco (dialect for a person with a squint) or some variation of Occhi (occhio eye).

  • At last, he entered the room, the saint himself,Moulay Madani, in a white head scarf and caftanThe fading blue of a map's Moroccan coastline,Its hem embroidered with geometric ports of call.A rugged sixty, with a longshoreman's jaw,A courtier's guile, and a statesman's earnest pauses,He first explained the crescent dagger he fingeredHad been made two centuries ago by a clever Jew.Then he squinted for my reaction.

  • Now, as he squinted at the red lights in Kemp's fists and felt his companion's boon personality radiating in his direction, he also faced the knowledge that life was more durable than pain, more difficult than you could have imagined, and yet still you lived, as he now lived, seeing that his last campaign, the battle to the candidacy, would be his last success.

  • As Forbes finished his question, Bush squinted, smiled broadly and gestured by opening his arms as he said, "So many half-stories, so little time."


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