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Verb: crouch  krawch
  1. Bend one's back forward from the waist on down
    "he crouched down";
    - stoop, bend, bow[2], scrooch [US]
     
  2. Sit on one's heels
    "In some cultures, the women give birth while crouching";
    - squat, scrunch, scrunch up, hunker, hunker down
Noun: crouch  krawch
  1. The act of bending low with the limbs close to the body

Derived forms: crouches, crouching, crouched

Type of: bend, bending, flex, sit, sit down

Encyclopedia: Crouch, Sevenoaks