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1. crouch

verb. ['ˈkraʊtʃ'] bend one's back forward from the waist on down.

Synonyms

  • bend
  • stoop
  • squinch
  • flex
  • cower
  • bow
  • change posture

Antonyms

  • stretch
  • extension
  • rear
  • bend

Etymology

  • crouche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • crouchen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Crouch

  • slouch
  • grouch
  • blouch
  • vouch
  • pouch
  • pautsch
  • foutch
  • fouche
  • fouch
  • dauch
  • couch
  • bouche
  • bouch
  • bautch

How do you pronounce crouch?

Pronounce crouch as kraʊʧ.

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Sentences with crouch


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
They then crouch and face each other, until one jumps into the air.

2. Adjective
A truly submissive dog doesn't just crouch but rolls over on his back, exposing his vulnerable belly.

3. Verb, base form
For faster landings, you may need to crouch in the balloon basket.

2. crouch

verb. ['ˈkraʊtʃ'] sit on one's heels.

Synonyms

  • sit down
  • scrunch
  • hunker down
  • sit
  • scrunch up
  • squat

Antonyms

  • stand
  • straight line
  • stand still
  • refrain

Etymology

  • crouche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • crouchen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. crouch

noun. ['ˈkraʊtʃ'] the act of bending low with the limbs close to the body.

Antonyms

  • unbend

Etymology

  • crouche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • crouchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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