with a squint; out of the corner of the eye
Origin of asquintMiddle English on skwyn (see askance): influenced, influence by squint
With a sidelong glance.
Origin of asquintMiddle English a- on ; see a- 2. -squint skwyn ( in of skwyn obliquely )
- Looking sideways, as though warily.
- Eyes asquint, he saw she was driving much too fast.