Synonyms for crouch

Synonyms for (noun) crouch

Synonyms: crouch

Definition: the act of bending low with the limbs close to the body

Similar words: bending

Definition: the act of bending something

Synonyms for (verb) crouch

Synonyms: crouch, scrunch, scrunch up, squat, hunker, hunker down

Definition: sit on one's heels

Usage: In some cultures, the women give birth while squatting; The children hunkered down to protect themselves from the sandstorm

Similar words: sit, sit down

Definition: be seated


Synonyms: bow, stoop, bend, crouch

Definition: bend one's back forward from the waist on down

Usage: he crouched down; She bowed before the Queen; The young man stooped to pick up the girl's purse

Similar words: bend, flex

Definition: form a curve

Usage: The stick does not bend