Die Übersetzung von "squint" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /skwɪnt/ us

to partly close your eyes in order to see more clearly

entrecerrar los ojos
The sun was shining straight in her eyes and made her squint.
noun uk /skwɪnt/ us

a condition caused by a weakness of the eye muscles that makes the eyes look in different directions from each other

As a child she wore thick glasses and had a bad squint.

informal old-fashioned a quick look

‘The back wheel of my bike doesn’t seem straight.’ ‘I’ll have/take a squint at it if you like.’

(Die Übersetzung von "squint" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /skwint/

to have the physical defect of having the eyes turning towards or away from each other or to cause the eyes to do this

The child squints
You squint when you look down at your nose.

(with at, up at, throughetc) to look with half-shut or narrowed eyes

echar una mirada
He squinted through the telescope.

(Die Übersetzung von "squint" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)