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child's pose

Syllabification: child's pose

Definition of child's pose in English:

noun

A yoga pose assumed by kneeling and bending one’s upper body downwards until one’s head touches the floor in front of one’s knees: if you feel dizzy or lightheaded, rest in child’s pose
More example sentences
  • She takes us through our paces as we stretch into child's pose, cat, and the ubiquitous downward dog positions.
  • Every morning before I get out of bed I do pigeon pose, child's pose, and a lumbar spine twist.
  • Three dancers crouched in yoga's child's pose held three others on their upper backs, then slowly rose, a trio of floating concubines.

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