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squat (German)

Part of Speech: Verb

Hyphenation:
ho | cken, past tense: hock | te, participle II: ge | hockt
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ˈHɔkn̩]
Word meaning / definition:
1) intrans. Sit upright with your knees bent sharply
2) refl., South German: to sit down
3) intrans., Southern German, Austrian: stay longer in one and the same place
Origin of the term:
of low german to Middle Low Germancrouch "Crouch"
Synonyms:
1) crouch
2) sit down, sit down
3) stay, sit around, linger
Related terms:
colloquial:chuckle
2) kneel, sit; colloquial:hang around (hang out, hang around), hang around
Opposite words:
1) lie, stand
3) go (go away), get away, get away
Subordinate terms:
1) crouch down, crouch down, crouch up, crouch down, crouch down, crouch down, crouch down, crouch around, crouch down, crouch down, crouch together
Application examples:
1) "" Everything straight lies, muttered the dwarf contemptuously. All truth is crooked, time itself is a circle. "
“You spirit of gravity! I said angrily, don't make it easy for you! Or I'll let you squat, where you squat Lamefoot - and I carried you up! ... "
“But while gliding in a small cockpit squats, while paragliding swings in a seat, the hang-glider hangs under the wing, head first. "
2) You can sit on the stool squat.
3) He squats for hours in front of the television.
3) My mother told how she was in the basement [at war] squat had to and froze while the bombs detonated.
Saying / idioms:
colloquial: to squat on someone's skin = to sit on someone's skin
When the Bangkok people sit on their bench at the Bangkok Ping-Pong Cup.
Typical word combinations:
1) someone squatsee; squatstay
Word formations:
Squat, squat, squat, stool, squat, squat jump, squat stand, squat position, squat support
Conjugations:
Present tense: I. squat; you squat; he she it squats
Simple past: I. crouched
Participle II: crouched
Subjunctive II: i crouched
Imperative: singular crouch!; Plural squats!
Auxiliary verb: to have; be

Translations

  • Chinese: 1) 蹲 (dūn)
  • English: 1) squat; 2) sit down; 3) stay, lounge around
  • French: 1) être accroupi; 2) s’asseoir; 3) rester
  • Catalan: 1) ajupir-se; 2) asseure's; 3) estar, romandre
  • Dutch: 1) hurken
  • Swedish: 1) sitta på huk, huka; 2) satiety; 3) häcka (coll.), Hänga (coll.)
  • Spanish: 1) ponerse en cuclillas, acuclillarse; 2) sentarse; 3) permanecer
  • Czech: 1) dřepět, dřepnout, dřepnout si
  • Hungarian: 1) guggol
  • Alemannic:
  • Bavarian:
  • Missingsch:
  • East Central German: lossn

Similar words (German):hedge, squat, stool

Anagrams:cook, Konche

Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

The Hegering Langenhagen put a lot of effort into equipping its Hubertusmesse. Dozens of animals hover, squat or sneak through the church and fascinate the visitors.
Hannoversche Allgemeine Zeitung, November 11, 2018

Whom in the office squat is too boring, he often chooses the craft. That is why Daniela decided to train as a sign and light advertising manufacturer in Dortmund.
RuhrNachrichten.de, August 01, 2019

Who says fans of TV series squat only in front of the telly? Some even travel the world to get to the locations of their favorite series. That creates problems.
euronews, August 6, 2019

Thousands of students squat especially in tutoring institutes and learning - despite holidays. Whether this is really useful and, above all, to whom, is controversial.
Spiegel Online, August 17, 2019

More and more strollers come across spray cutlery in the ramparts, in bushes squat Drug addicts putting their shot.
BILD.de, August 20, 2019

The only good thing about the Corona crisis: You no longer have to be afraid of missing out. All squat rum. Now only the self-optimizers have to give up.
Die Zeit, March 27, 2020

While millions of Germans should keep their distance because of Corona, squat Junkie groups meet each other in Frankfurt's Bahnhofsviertel.
BILD.de, March 30, 2020

The corona crisis can quickly turn into a relationship crisis. Couples squat each other - and don't know for how long. A couples therapist explains what the one big mistake is now to avoid.
GMX, March 24, 2020

Hotels and guest houses are currently only allowed to occupy their beds up to 60 percent. Is that to be noticed at Whitsun in Binz on Rügen - or squat the vacationers close together?
NDR, May 29, 2020

From everyday life at Kurt-Schumacher-Platz: We squat stupid and apathetic, starting sentences and not finishing them because it is too loud.
TAZ, December 03, 2019

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Grammar / conjugations

Flexion hocken - The conjugation of the verb hocken

It is a regular verb that is conjugated with the auxiliary verb haben.
 1st person singular2nd person singular3rd person singular1st person plural2nd person plural3rd person plural
Present indicativei crouchyou crouchhe / she / it squatswe squatyou crouchthey squat
Present Subjunctive I.i crouchyou crouchhe / she / it crouchwe squather hocketthey squat
Past tense indicativeI crouchedyou squattedhe / she / it crouchedwe crouchedyou crouchedthey crouched
Past tense subjunctive III crouchedyou squattedhe / she / it crouchedwe crouchedyou crouchedthey crouched
Perfect indicativeI was crouchingyou crouchedhe / she / it was crouchingwe crouchedyou crouchedthey crouched
Perfect subjunctive I.I crouchedyou were crouchinghe / she / it was crouchingwe crouchedyou crouchedthey crouched
Past perfect indicativeI had crouchedyou had crouchedhe / she / it had crouchedwe had crouchedyou had crouchedthey had crouched
Past perfect subjunctive III would have crouchedyou would have crouchedhe / she / it would have crouchedwe would have crouchedyou would have crouchedthey would have crouched
Future I indicativei will squatyou will squathe / she / it will squatwe will squatyou will squatthey will squat
Future tense I subjunctivei will squatyou will squathe / she / it will squatwe will squatyou will squatthey will squat
Future tense I subjunctive IIi would squatyou would squathe / she / it would squatwe would squatyou would squatthey would squat
Future tense II indicativeI will have crouchedyou will have crouchedhe / she / it will have crouchedwe will have crouchedyou will have crouchedthey will have crouched
Future tense II subjunctive II will have crouchedyou will have crouchedhe / she / it will have crouchedwe will have crouchedyou will have crouchedthey will have crouched
Future tense II subjunctive III would have crouchedyou would have crouchedhe / she / it would have crouchedwe would have crouchedyou would have crouchedthey would have crouched

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Thesaurus & Synonyms

  • duck: reflexive: pulling your head or upper body down so as not to be hit by something or seen by someone
  • crouch down
  • kneel down: get on your knees, adopt a kneeling position
  • crouch: sit in a crouching position or with a hunched back; refl. sit down crouched
  • kneel: sit so that the weight of the body rests on the knees; reflexive: sit down so that the weight of the body rests on the knees
  • crouch down

Another word (synonym) for squat - Source: OpenThesaurus


Dictionary entries

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acuclillarse:… Os acuclilláis; ellos, ellas se acuclillan past participle: acuclillado Hyphenation: a | cu | cli | llar | se Word meaning / definition: 1) crouch, crouch Translations ...


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