Pronunciation: (skwē'mish), [key]
1. fastidious or dainty.
2. easily shocked by anything slightly immodest; prudish.
3. excessively particular or scrupulous as to the moral aspect of things.
4. easily nauseated or disgusted: to get squeamish at the sight of blood.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.