Origin of crouch
OTHER WORDS FROM crouchcroucher, nouncrouch·ing·ly, adverb
How to use crouch in a sentence
Bernard: With Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, people finally became accustomed to reading subtitles.Sony Pictures Classics’ Michael Barker and Tom Bernard on Woody Allen and the State of Indie Film|Richard Porton|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then for the first time, I noticed a man crouching there in the shadow.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He looped around in the grass, flanking the mine mouth, slow, quiet now, crouching a little.
Every time the minute was up, the phone would beep, which was excruciating for the person crouching by a door vent.
The French designer presented a hoop-skirt gown that was turned up to reveal four little girls crouching underneath.Jean Paul Gaultier’s Hoop Skirt Trick, Vanity Fair's Best Dressed Competition|The Fashion Beast Team|January 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Then crouching low, he crossed the room to where the strainer top of the sewer drain was placed in the concrete floor.
It is the picture of a girl, crouching in a kneeling position, all the agony of death showing clearly in her upturned eyes.Uncanny Tales|Various
It means—'crouching down very closely on account of the pain.'Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
The Great Dane, crouching close and snarling, watched him as a cat watches a mouse.
With racing pulses, he lifted his eyes and saw a huge dog crouching in the path before him.