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English definition of “squinch”

squinch

verb [T]   /skwɪntʃ/ US
to press together the features of the face or the muscles of the body: He squinched up his face in a look that left no doubt about his displeasure.Squeezing and grinding
(Definition of squinch verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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