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Synonyms for crouch

bend down

Synonyms for crouch

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

Synonyms for crouch

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

Related Words

bend one's back forward from the waist on down

sit on one's heels

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Peter Crouch was the life and soul of the Stoke FC Christmas party - crouching down to line dance with his teammates.
Yet as Salman Rushdie suggested recently in The New York Times, a crop of new and popular international films, most notably Ang Lee's "shoestring" $15 million epic, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, might take U.S.
While Crouching Tiger was indeed fine fare, its success had nothing to do with its purported similarity to the art-house films favored by the critics decades ago.
Best film - Almost Famous; Billy Elliot; Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon; Erin Brockovich; Gladiator.
The David Lean Award for best director - Stephen Daldry (Billy Elliot); Ang Lee (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon); Steven Soderbergh (Erin Brockovich); Ridley Scott (Gladiator); Steven Soderbergh (Traffic).
Best adapted screenplay - Chocolat (Robert Nelson Jacobs); Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (James Schamus/Wang Hui-Ling/Tsai Kuo-Jung); High Fidelity (D V De Vincentis/Steve Pink/John Cusack/Scott Rosenberg); Traffic (Stephen Gaghan); Wonder Boys (Steve Kloves).
Best actress - Juliette Binoche (Chocolat); Kate Hudson (Almost Famous); Julia Roberts (Erin Brockovich); Hilary Swank (Boys Don't Cry); Michelle Yeoh (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon).
ROBOKOP: Crouch's famous dance' WHERE THERE'S A WILLS: Peter Crouch, pictured with Prince William, must rekindle his England double act with Michael Owen (left)' CROUCHING LION: England striker Peter Crouch fires home a penalty in yesterday's training session ahead of tomorrow's warm-up friendly with Jamaica