verb (used without object), squat·ted or squat, squat·ting.
verb (used with object), squat·ted or squat, squat·ting.
adjective, squat·ter, squat·test.
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Origin of squat
OTHER WORDS FROM squatsquat·ly, adverbsquat·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for squat
Then all subjects did a three-minute unsupported wall-squat with legs bent to nearly 90 degrees.
Before and after the squat, they did a series of tests to measure pain perception.
The trouble began about nine miles northwest of the New York Stock Exchange, in a squat, unremarkable building.Pandemic-fueled day trading is overwhelming online brokers—and the traders are fuming|matthewheimer|December 9, 2020|Fortune
He had found his dad’s old catcher’s mitt and raised his hand when a youth coach asked for someone, anyone, to squat behind the plate.Spencer Kieboom built his life around baseball. Then he quietly walked away.|Jesse Dougherty|November 30, 2020|Washington Post
Single-leg deadlifts and pistol squats, for instance, can be difficult no matter how much weight you’re moving.
Gingerly, about 30 couples lay down and squatted on mats and rugs for the mass face-sit.Britain’s Record-Breaking Face-Sitting Porn Protest|Nico Hines|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A fat red turret squatted at each corner of the building; six slender ones overlooked the parapets and gables.The GOP’s Last Identity Crisis Remade U.S. Politics|Michael Wolraich|July 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We squatted in the long grass and buck-brush, listening, and a few seconds later heard a horse snort distinctly.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Squinty squatted down beside one, and, with his strong teeth, he soon had bitten a hole in the cloth.Squinty the Comical Pig|Richard Barnum
All her years she had squatted and waddled there upon the island, gathering legends of the Baratarians and the sea.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
The thick torso of a man who squatted like a toad could be seen partly emerging from the shrubs.
At the invitation of the blonde stenographer at the desk, he squatted on a chair and lighted a cigarette.