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Another word for stoop

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Verb
  1. To incline the body

    See also:

    posture

  2. To bring oneself down to a lower level of behavior

      1. To move from a higher to lower part of; go down:
      2. To proceed or progress downward, as in rank, pitch, or scale:
      3. To lower oneself; stoop:
      1. To become lower; sink, fall, become reduced, etc.
      2. To let, bring, or move down to a lower level.
      3. To weaken; undermine:
      1. To cause or allow to fall or go down; lower
      2. To become lower in value or amount; lessen, as prices, funds, etc.
      3. To fall or lower oneself slowly, as from weakness or fatigue:
    See also:

    rise

  3. To descend to a level considered inappropriate to one's dignity

      1. To deal with others in a proud or haughty way
      2. To descend voluntarily to the level, regarded as lower, of the person one is dealing with; be graciously willing to do something regarded as beneath one's dignity; deign
      3. To behave in a patronizing or superior manner toward someone:
      1. To condescend to do something thought to be slightly beneath one's dignity
      2. To condescend to give
      3. To condescend to give or grant; vouchsafe:
      1. To disclose or reveal:
      2. To receive or accept in condescension.
      3. To be gracious enough or condescend to give or grant
    See also:

    over

    rise

Another word for stoop

Verb
  1. To bow or bend

      1. To cause to lean, slope, slant, etc.; bend
      2. To deviate from the horizontal or vertical; slant:
      3. To deviate from a horizontal or vertical position, course, etc.; lean; slope; slant
      1. To bend (the head or knee, for example) low, as in fear or humility.
      2. To stoop or bend low with the limbs drawn close to the body, as an animal ready to spring or cowering in fear
      3. To press the entire body close to the ground with the limbs bent:
      1. To have or go in a direction other than perpendicular or horizontal; slope.
      2. To present so as to conform to a particular bias or appeal to a certain audience:
      3. To incline or turn from a direct line or course, esp. one that is perpendicular or level; slope
    See also:

    bow

    lean

  2. To condescend