Stooping Stoop"ing, a. & n. from {Stoop}. -- {Stoop"ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • stoopingly — adv. with the head and shoulders bending forward; condescendingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stoopingly — stoop·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • stoopingly — adverb : in a stooping manner : with a stoop * * * stoopˈingly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑stoop …   Useful english dictionary

  • stoop — stoop1 stooper, n. stoopingly, adv. /stoohp/, v.i. 1. to bend the head and shoulders, or the body generally, forward and downward from an erect position: to stoop over a desk. 2. to carry the head and shoulders habitually bowed forward: to stoop… …   Universalium

  • stoop — stoop1 [sto͞op] vi. [ME stupen < OE stupian, akin to ON stūpa < IE * (s)teup < base * (s)teu , to strike > STOCK] 1. to bend the body forward or in a crouch 2. to carry the head and shoulders or the upper part of the body habitually… …   English World dictionary

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