(noun, verb)


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

Definition categories: act, bending

Sentences with crouch as a noun:

- The cat waited in a crouch, hidden behind the hedge.


1. bend one's back forward from the waist on down

- he crouched down

Similar word(s): bend, bow, stoop

Definition categories: motion, bend, flex

2. sit on one's heels

Similar word(s): hunker, scrunch, squat

Definition categories: contact, sit

Sentences with crouch as a verb:

- We crouched behind the low wall until the squad of soldiers had passed by.