crouch down


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crouch down

to stoop or huddle down. Crouch down here, next to me. Suddenly, Tex crouched down and reached for his pistol.
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The new design will offer a lower waist and a roomier seat--designed, in part, to keep the jeans from slipping down the hips when wearers bend over or crouch down, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported last week.
There were stones and dust and I had to shut my eyes and crouch down holding on to the kids.
DANNY GABBIDON is determined to cap an incredible season by chopping Liverpool striker Peter Crouch down to size and helping West Ham to glory in Saturday's FA Cup final.
College principal David Willshaw said he and the college estates manager were at the front of the building when he heard a sound "like the clap of air" and saw the woman crouch down with her hand covering her eye.
BT Police Duty Sgt Alan Davidson said: "Workers will not approach them if there is a train coming and they are directed to turn their back and crouch down if they cannot get 40ft away from the detonator and a train is approaching.
The train driver,from Warton, Lancs,has phoned wife Janet, 35, and daughter Charlotte, 7, said his mother-in-law,Hella Harrison: ``Richard said he was in the back of the jeep and he managed to crouch down and then he went unconscious,'' she said.
Crouch down and move your feet a little farther apart.
When alarmed, they crouch down to use their sandy plumage as camouflage against the ground.
Which means they do not go to public school, nor do they go to private school, but rather to the privatest of all schools, the one that comes with no seat in the back of the room next to the terrarium to crouch down in.
Get in the safety position if no shelter is nearby: Crouch down on the balls of your feet, hands on your knees, and feet together.
The same height as Dustin Hoffman and Woody Allen, the 5ft 5in actor's size forced the girl to crouch down to give him a peck on the cheek as a member of the bridal party looked on.
And he's ready to become a tough guy to bring Crouch down to earth.
They don't portray Katie Holmes as a Stepford Wife robot, or Cruise himself as a vertically-challenged twerp who makes his women crouch down so he appears to be of regular height.
Queue for the Portaloo (and waste valuable minutes) or sacrifice all dignity and crouch down and wee through the shiny lycra, in front of a live crowd and millions of TV viewers?
Just as she reached the Chubby Chips fish bar on Albert Road she turned to see one of t he men crouch down behind her and s mash what appeared to be a beer bottle on the pavement.