crouch down

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crouch down

To squat. I crouched down to look for the earring under my desk, but I still couldn't find it.
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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.
See also: crouch, down
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He is seen crouching down and putting something underneath the vehicle before it explodes into flames.
It was of Nicola Sturgeon crouching down to talk to a little boy called Mason.
Prosecutors claimed they have evidence Sean McVeigh, 35, was the man spotted crouching down at the target's vehicle.
In a recent photograph taken at her concert, the 26-year-old singer can be seen crouching down and carefully writing her name across a fan's breasts using a marker pen, the Daily Mail reported.
They have lifted the canvas only to find four men crouching down around the beer the track has been carrying.
She witnessed the last litter of piglets being born and was was maternal about it all, crouching down in the mud and straw empathising with 'Mum'.
By running computer simulations and examining the joints of dinosaur fossils, researchers at the University of Oregon and the Tokyo's National Museum of Nature and Science found that the Tyrannosaurus could often be found crouching down or lying prone.
That is why the bull is crouching down as if it was moving," he said.
No one believed her and we all started crouching down around the drainpipe and having a look.
Edwina Evans, a cook at the home, told the hearing she had seen Mr Treharne crouching down at a fridge drinking wine directly from the bottle while he was meant to be on duty.
Some of those who took park struck a pose crouching down, tying their shoelaces and whispering.
She separated the clothing and saw the man crouching down.
She joined keepers to help feed the centre's Western Lowland Gorillas, crouching down with a silverback gorilla separated only by a mesh fence.
I was crouching down when I felt this sharp pain and I was thrown on to the ground," he said.