squat


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Synonyms for squat

crouch down

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  • crouch down
  • sit on your heels
  • hunker down
  • sit on your haunches

Synonyms for squat

to sit on one's heels

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to stoop low with the limbs pulled in close to the body

Synonyms for squat

exercising by repeatedly assuming a crouching position with the knees bent

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the act of assuming or maintaining a crouching position with the knees bent and the buttocks near the heels

sit on one's heels

be close to the earth, or be disproportionately wide

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occupy (a dwelling) illegally

short and thick

having a low center of gravity

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References in classic literature ?
Their nose orifices opened downward; likewise the bridges of their noses were more developed, did not look so squat nor crushed as ours.
Near him stood a harmless Mary, middle-aged, fat, squat, asymmetrical, unlovely, a sucking child of two years astride her hip and taking nourishment.
But he did linger, debating, over a squat moose-hide sack.
When he came to his pack, he paused long over the squat moose-hide sack, but in the end it went with him.
Another night; and in the morning, being more rational, he untied the leather string that fastened the squat moose-hide sack.
He saw a squat moose-hide sack, mate to his own, which had been torn by sharp teeth.
Why was it then that his brows contracted and his muscles tensed as he saw Taug pause beside the young she and then squat down close to her?
The combination became a cigarette, brown and squat, with the ends turned in.
Or I shall let thee squat where thou squattest, Haltfoot,--and I carried thee HIGH
He recorded three new competition personal bests - with his squat 262.
And pressing your palms as you squat works those triceps and biceps.
MINUTE FIVE: Pulsed squat into jump squat Go down into a squat and hold the bottom position.
All subjects participated in three testing sessions: a 1-RM parallel back squat determination session, a potentiation treatment and a control treatment.
ENSURE perfect pins by working the front and back of the thighs and the bum with squats.