Definition of asquint in English:

asquint

adjective & adverb

  • With a glance to one side or from the corner of the eyes.

    [as adverb] ‘a woman looked asquint at me’

Origin

Middle English: perhaps from a- on + a Low German or Dutch word related to modern Dutch schuinte slant.

Pronunciation:

asquint

/əˈskwint/