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Overview of verb stoop

The verb stoop has 5 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (7) crouch, stoop, bend, bow

(bend one's back forward from the waist on down; "he crouched down"; "She bowed before the Queen"; "The young man stooped to pick up the girl's purse")

2. condescend, stoop, lower oneself

(debase oneself morally, act in an undignified, unworthy, or dishonorable way; "I won't stoop to reading other people's mail")

3. stoop

(descend swiftly, as if on prey; "The eagle stooped on the mice in the field")

4. stoop

(sag, bend, bend over or down; "the rocks stooped down over the hiking path")

5. stoop

(carry oneself, often habitually, with head, shoulders, and upper back bent forward; "The old man was stooping but he could walk around without a cane")

Overview of adj stooping

The adj stooping has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. hunched, round-backed, round-shouldered, stooped, stooping, crooked

(having the back and shoulders rounded; not erect; "a little oldish misshapen stooping woman") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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