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bend double

Definition of bend double in English:

Bend over into a stooping position: the boy bent double and disappeared inside the hide
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  • For the 57-year-old, who suffers from osteoporosis and arthritis, could not walk unaided and was bent double in agony because her hips had virtually worn away.
  • With a lead singer belting out strong vocals, twin guitars, and a bass player bent double most of the time this was an act to watch as well as listen to.
  • I for one, was utterly helpless, tears rolling down my cheeks, bent double with hysterics.
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