Definisi 'squinch'

English to English
noun
1 a small arch built across the interior angle of two walls (usually to support a spire) Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

2 A small arch thrown across the corner of a square room to support a superimposed mass, as where an octagonal spire or drum rests upon a square tower; -- called also sconce, and sconcheon. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
3 crouch down Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

4 draw back, as with fear or pain Terjemahkan
Example:
she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf
source: wordnet30

5 cross one's eyes as if in strabismus Terjemahkan
Example:
The children squinted so as to scare each other
source: wordnet30


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