There are 3 translations of squat in Spanish:

squat1

Pronunciation: /skwɑːt; skwɒt/

vi (-tt-)

  • 1 (crouch) agacharse, ponerse* en cuclillas two children squatting behind the bushes dos niños agachados or en cuclillas detrás de los arbustos he squatted (down) on his heels se sentó en cuclillas
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    • The older boy squatted down on his heels and waited.
    • After 35 years of plumbing and heating work, I was having trouble bending my knees and squatting under sinks.
    • I squatted down beside him and offered him water.
  • 2 (in building, on land) ocupar un inmueble ajeno sin autorización okupar (Spain/España)
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    • Mrs Kapijimpanga, however, cautioned the residents against squatting on land that has been unlawfully acquired.
    • In the 1990s, it helped slum residents in Bombay to claim the land they were squatting on and turn it into a proper residential estate with running water and electricity.
    • I bloody well hope that he knows these people are squatting on his land.

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Word of the day incansable
adj
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.

There are 3 translations of squat in Spanish:

squat2

n

  • 1 [Sport/Deporte] flexión (feminine) de piernas
  • 2 (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] 2.1 (place)vivienda o tierra ocupada sin autorización okupación (feminine) (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar] 2.2 (action) ocupación (feminine) ilegal
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    • Strong and flexible calves play an important stabilizing role in exercises like the squat, the deadlift and the clean.
    • If you want to be a powerlifter, then there are specific training regimens you can follow to increase your poundage for your bench, squat and deadlift.
    • Keep the dumbbell centered between your knees as you descend into a deep squat, keeping your head up and low back slightly arched.
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    • The squat is one of the best exercises to develop and define the front of the thigh, glute and hamstring muscles.
    • What better way to ‘ease’ back into gym life than with squats and lunges.
    • So I've decided to compromise, cutting out the carbs at night and doing squats in the living-room.
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    • Many are of ‘no fixed abode’, either living in squats or at established protest camps at airports or proposed roads.
    • The relationship had deteriorated and she had become depressed, ending up living in squats in Bristol.
    • They got used to us living in squats and living for free.

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Word of the day incansable
adj
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.

There are 3 translations of squat in Spanish:

squat3

adj (-tt-)

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Word of the day incansable
adj
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.