Squinching

Meaning

Squinting and pinching your eyes together

Squinching is a term for when you squint and pinch your eyes together to appear more photogenic. It is typically done when posing for a photograph, most likely a selfie.

With the rise of social media and personal cameras, people have become more concerned with their appearance or profile. Squinching is one of many fads that have become popular to make a person's self appearance more attractive. Other fads include duckface, the smize, and sparrowface. with the rise of social media

Example

"You should try squinching more in your photos, it made me look fantastic."
Image of a squinching man on the right courtesy of Peter Hurley

Image of a squinching man on the right courtesy of Peter Hurley

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Last Updated: September 13, 2017

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