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Noun
A posture in which the head and shoulders are habitually bent forwards
“He walked around with a stoop and managed to look as if he wasn't up to much.”
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A structure that is typically covered and connected to an entrance of a building
“From the sidewalk to the stoop at the entrance of the said building, a plank was laid, one end of which rested on the sidewalk and the other on the stoop of the said premises.”
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The entrance to a building or structure
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A flat surface in a series, on which to place one's foot when moving from one level to another
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An act or instance of drooping
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Swoop or drop
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To bend one's body forwards and downwards, typically as a sign of respect or submission
“For some time now, the wise men have refused to stoop before the king.”
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To bend or lower one's head or a limb
“On and on, we went through the caverns, sometimes obliged to stoop our heads, and sometimes just able to pass.”
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To lower one's moral standards (to do something reprehensible)
“When you see ideological opponents stoop to a barrage of personal insults, do you think that they've scored a political point?”
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To bow or bend one's body before someone as a sign of respect or deference
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Stand, move, or sit in a lazy, drooping way
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To act in a submissive manner
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To cause a severe loss in the character, quality or dignity of
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(especially of a bird) To move rapidly downwards through the air
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To change direction as a result of entering a different medium
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Treat in a way that is apparently kind or helpful but that betrays a feeling of superiority
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To cover completely with water
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