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1. squatting

noun. ['ˈskwɑːtɪŋ'] the act of assuming or maintaining a crouching position with the knees bent and the buttocks near the heels.

Synonyms

  • motion
  • motility
  • move
  • squat

Antonyms

  • opening
  • retreat
  • boo
  • moving

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Words that Rhyme with Squatting

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Example sentences of the word squatting


1. Adjective
Bend your knees and land in a squatting position, as lightly as possible.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
Hold the back of a chair if you feel unbalanced while squatting.

3. Noun, singular or mass
You can also use them for spinal support during heavy squatting and deadlifts.

Quotes containing the word squatting


1. In the DesertIn the desert I saw a creature, naked, bestial, Who, squatting upon the ground, Held his heart in his hands, And ate of it. I said, “Is it good, friend?” “It is bitter—bitter,” he answered; “But I like it “Because it is bitter, “And because it is my heart.
- Stephen Crane, The Black Riders and Other Lines

2. squatting

noun. ['ˈskwɑːtɪŋ'] exercising by repeatedly assuming a crouching position with the knees bent; strengthens the leg muscles.

Synonyms

  • squat
  • knee bend

Antonyms

  • nonmoving
  • immobility
  • immotility
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