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squinny

[skwin-ee] /ˈskwɪn i/
verb (used without object), squinnied, squinnying.
1.
to squint.
noun, plural squinnies.
2.
a squint.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; perhaps equivalent to squin- (< Dutch schuin oblique, aslant) + -y eye
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