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 pres p)
    [posture] encorvado; [shoulders] caído
    More example sentences
    • 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/+ inf I'm not going to stoop to his level no voy a rebajarme a su nivel to stoop to + inf rebajarse a + inf

vt

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

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There are 2 translations of stoop in Spanish:

stoop2

n

  • 1 (of shoulders) (no pl) he has a slight stoop es un poco cargado de espaldas or encorvado she walks with a stoop camina encorvada
    More example sentences
    • 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) (AmE) entrada (f) (a la que se accede por una escalinata)
    More example sentences
    • 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 rigor
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rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.