Textual thesaurus for "squat"

(adj) underslung

having a low center of gravity; built low to the ground

(adj) low-set, squatty, stumpy, dumpy, chunky

short and thick; as e.g. having short legs and heavy musculature

some people seem born to be square and chunky; a dumpy little dumpling of a woman; dachshunds are long lowset dogs with drooping ears; a little church with a squat tower; a squatty red smokestack; a stumpy ungainly figure

(noun) squatting

the act of assuming or maintaining a crouching position with the knees bent and the buttocks near the heels

(noun) knee bend, squatting

exercising by repeatedly assuming a crouching position with the knees bent; strengthens the leg muscles

(noun) doodly-squat, diddley, diddly, diddly-shit, diddly-squat, diddlyshit, diddlysquat, jack, shit

a small worthless amount

you don't know jack

(verb) crouch, scrunch, scrunch up, hunker, hunker down

sit on one's heels

In some cultures, the women give birth while squatting; The children hunkered down to protect themselves from the sandstorm