There are 2 translations of stoop in Spanish:

stoop1

Pronunciation: /stuːp/

vi

  • 1 1.1 (have a stoop) she's beginning to stoop se está encorvando he stoops a little es un poco cargado de espaldas or encorvado 1.2
    (stooping present participle/participio presente)
    [posture] encorvado; [shoulders] caído
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    • During the Brixton riots inquiry in 1981 his tall, stooping figure appeared regularly on television.
    • Though he stoops over as if gravity is dragging down his meaty shoulders, Rod standing tall is six feet six inches and 270 pounds.
    • His injuries healed but as he grew bigger the scar tissue contracted and he began to stoop like an old man.
  • 2 (bend over) agacharse
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    • I was pruning the flowerbeds, mowing the grass, that sort of thing, and had just stooped down to pick up a piece of litter when a red rubber ball landed about twenty centimetres from me.
    • Instinctively Loretta stooped down to pick it up.
    • Jorge stooped down, picked it up and dusted it off.
  • 3 (demean oneself) how could she stoop so low? ¿cómo pudo llegar tan bajo? to stoop to sth/-ing rebajarse a algo/+ infinitive/infinitivo I'm not going to stoop to his level no voy a rebajarme a su nivel to stoop to + infinitive/infinitivo rebajarse a + infinitive/infinitivo

vt

  • don't stoop your shoulders! ponte derecho he stoops his shoulders se encorva

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vt
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Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.

There are 2 translations of stoop in Spanish:

stoop2

n

  • 1 (of shoulders) (no plural/sin plural) he has a slight stoop es un poco cargado de espaldas or encorvado she walks with a stoop camina encorvada
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    • He noticed a beginning, almost imperceptible touch of red around her eyes, a stoop to her shoulders that had not been there before.
    • Now 71, he is tanned and tall, with a slight stoop.
    • Tuck was angular and lean, with a slight stoop, as he is today.
  • 2 (of house) (American English/inglés norteamericano) entrada (feminine) (a la que se accede por una escalinata)
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    • We've been sitting on the front stoop of an unlit house, blinking into the darkness, waiting, or so we thought.
    • Momentarily, I will get up, take a few steps down the hallway, and peek out onto our front stoop.
    • I was legitimately surprised when I saw Tucker, along with Emma and Hayden standing on the front stoop of my father's house.

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Word of the day amnistiar
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to grant an amnesty to …
Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.