stoop

From Wiktionary

Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
stoop

Plural
stoops

  1. A stoop is a body posture where the head and shoulders of a person is bent forward.

Verb[change]

Plain form
stoop

Third-person singular
stoops

Past tense
stooped

Past participle
stooped

Present participle
stooping

  1. If you stoop, you bend your head and shoulders forward.
  2. If you stoop, you lower your moral standard by doing something that is below one's status.