To stoop low with the limbs pulled in close to the body.
Squat is to crouch down with your knees bent and your heels touching or close to your butt, or to move into a piece of property illegally.
To sit on one's heels.
To hunch, huddle, or squeeze
sit on one's heels
Find another word for hunker. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for hunker, like: Also used with down: crouch, huddle, hunch, squat, Also used with down: squat, high, posture, crouch, scrunch, scrunch up and hunker-down.