Then," says Jake, squinching up his eyes, "people trusts you and you get a good chancet to make money.
"Danny's Own Story" by Don Marquis
I'm peaceable enough if let alone; but he who endivors to burn this block over my head will find the fire squinched in his own blood.
"The Pathfinder" by James Fenimore Cooper
It squinched her right up, 'n' she kicked some, 'n' mooed some, 'n' bust the wheel some, 'n' died.
"Susan Clegg and Her Friend Mrs. Lathrop" by Anne Warner
Okada rose and bowed his squinch-owl bow.
"The Pride of Palomar" by Peter B. Kyne
He must a got his thirst squinched by dat time.
"Aunt Phillis's Cabin" by Mary H. Eastman
The squinches which supported this spire may still be seen in the upper stage just described.
"Bell's Cathedrals: Wimborne Minster and Christchurch Priory" by Thomas Perkins
Small indigenous birds, such as titmice, chipmunks, pipits and squinches, are constantly seen in coveys or even bevies just now.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 159, November 24, 1920" by Various
The old fellow is very superstitious and firmly believes that the "squinch" owl's note is a "sho sign o' death.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
An' Mike Hinch, with a foretop of thick black hair that hung down over his eyes so it looked like he had to squinch down to see in under it.
"Prairie Flowers" by James B. Hendryx
You know w'at de jay-bird say ter der squinch owl!
"Nights With Uncle Remus" by Joel Chandler Harris