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The meaning of Stoops

Stoops – definition


Bend one's head or body forwards and downwards.

Usage examples:

He stooped down and reached towards the coin

Lower one's moral standards so far as to do something reprehensible.

Usage examples:

Craig wouldn't stoop to thieving

(of a bird of prey) swoop down on a quarry.

Usage examples:

We witnessed an eagle stooping on its prey

A posture in which the head and shoulders are habitually bent forwards.

Usage examples:

A tall, thin man with a stoop

The downward swoop of a bird of prey.

Usage examples:

We were watching annie, another centre falconer, luring a young lanner through a pattern of stoops …

A porch with steps in front of a house or other building.

Usage examples:

We've been sitting on the front stoop of an unlit house, blinking into the darkness, waiting, or so…

A basin for holy water, especially on the wall near the door of a roman catholic church for worshippers to dip their fingers in before crossing themselves.

Stoops translation into English

Stoops: translate from English into Chinese

Translate stoops into Chinese (Simplified)}
弯腰, 哈腰, 俯, 门廊, 伛偻, 伛

Stoops: translate from English into Dutch

Translate stoops into Dutch}
Bukt zich, Bukken, Buigen, Hellen, Kruik, Overhellen, Vooroverlopen, Aflopen, Gebukt lopen

Stoops: translate from English into French

Translate stoops into French}
Se penche, Se baisser, Se pencher, Se courber, Voûter, Se voûter, Assaut, Être voûté, Se ruer, Se baisser la tête

Stoops: translate from English into German

Translate stoops into German}
Bückt sich, Treppe, Sich bücken, Buckel, Sich beugen, Krummer rücken

Stoops: translate from English into Hindi

Translate stoops into Hindi}
स्टूप्स, बंदगी, निहुरना, झुकाव, प्रणाम, छोटा बरामदा, अपमानित होना, झुकना, नवना, अधीन होना, झपटना

Stoops: translate from English into Italian

Translate stoops into Italian}
Si china, Chinarsi, Chinare, Piegarsi, Curvarsi, Curvatura, Umiliarsi, Abbassare, Inchinarsi, Inclinazione, Umiliazione, Abbassamento

Stoops: translate from English into Korean

Translate stoops into Korean}
구부리다, 앞으로 굽은 사람, 현관 입구의 계단, 자기를 낮추어 ...하다, 달려들다, 웅크리다

Stoops: translate from English into Russian

Translate stoops into Russian}
Сутулится, Сутулость, Наклоняться, Нагибаться, Веранда, Нагибать, Унижаться, Нагнуться, Падение, Сутулиться, Открытая веранда, Унижать, Наклонять, Сгорбиться, Унижение, Крыльцо со ступеньками, Снисходить, Снисхождение, Горбиться, Сутулить, Наклониться вперед, Стремительный полет вниз, Устремляться вниз

Stoops: translate from English into Spanish

Translate stoops into Spanish}
Se encorva, Agacharse, Inclinarse, Pórtico, Encorvarse, Cargazón de espaldas, Pequeña veranda, Bajar

Word origin

Middle English (in the sense ‘pail, small cask’): from Old Norse staup, of Germanic origin; related to the verb steep2.

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