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  • a  characterized by squinting
    he looked with squinty eyes
  • s  (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy

  • Surely his crook-fingered, squinty-eyed, gravel-voiced denial of sex with "that woman," repeated like a tape loop on TV, looks less persuasive in retrospect.
  • Even in the '60s, as the gunslinger in Sergio Leone westerns, Eastwood had the squinty eyes, sour mouth and weary walk of a soldier who had been in too many wars.
  • During his 50-odd years of farming in Iowa's Warren County, squinty-eyed old Ed Russell had received many a pastoral call.
News & Articles

  • Marco Rubio’s gay panic
    RUBIO’S GAY PANIC Try as we might, we’ve yet to be able to muster more than a squinty-blur of possible Christian Bale (via Patrick Bateman) self-immolating attraction to Sen. Marco Rubio, though, given his recent flamboyant flare-ups in the face of the gay question, maybe we ought to give ol’ eyes-too-wide a second glance? He doth protest a bit too much, after all. On June 13, Rubio double ...
    June 18, 2013 - Orlando Weekly

  • Jay Manuel in TV.com
    She went from a squinty look to a deer caught in headlights,judge and make-up artist Jay Manuel noted.
  • Michael Phelps in USA Today
    When the alarm goes off in the morning for workout,Phelps says, "he'll look up at me and he's almost squinty-eyed, like, 'What are you doing up?' "

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