There are 2 translations of squint in Spanish:

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Pronunciation: /skwɪnt/

n

  • (condition) bizquera (f), estrabismo (m) to have a slight squint ser* un poco bizco, tener* un poco de estrabismo to have o take a squint at sth [colloquial/familiar] echarle una miradita a algo [colloquial/familiar] let's have a squint ¿a ver?
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    • It is usually caused by a squint in one eye, which means the eyes look in different directions.
    • If corrective spectacles are not worn this convergent squint may become permanent.
    • Strabismic amblyopia usually presents with a visible squint, but refractive amblyopia or a small angle strabismus may not be detected until it is too late for treatment to be effective.

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There are 2 translations of squint in Spanish:

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vi

  • 1.1 (attempting to see) entrecerrar* los ojos he squinted down the barrel of the gun miró por el cañón de la escopeta entrecerrando los ojos to squint at sth/sb mirar algo/a algn entrecerrando los ojos
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    • I heard a humming and the dozen fluorescent lights started to flicker on and I blinked, squinting at the bright light.
    • Shading my eyes from the glare of the sun, I squinted to see more clearly.
    • Though smiling, he was squinting hard in the strong light and looked distinctly uncomfortable.
    1.2 (be cross-eyed) bizquear, torcer* la vista he has a tendency to squint tiene tendencia a bizquear or a torcer la vista
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    • Children with lazy eye may squint, look cross-eyed, or tilt their head to see things.

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The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.