Complete Definition of "squat"

English

Pronunciation
IPA|[skwɒt]
SAMPA|[skwQt]
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ɒt|-ɒt

Noun
en-noun

  1. A building occupied without permission, as practiced by a squatter.
  2. A position assumed by bending deeply at the knees while resting on one's feet.
  3. weightlifting: A specific exercise in weightlifting performed by bending deeply at the knees and then rising.
  4. Something of no value; nothing.

#: He didn't do squat to help.

Translations
trans-top|occupied building
Dutch: kraakpand
French: squat
German: besetztes Haus
Italian: edificio occupato m, casa occupata f
trans-mid
Japanese: 不法占拠(ふほうせんきょ, huhou senkyo)
Spanish: edificio ocupado, okupa
Swedish: besatt hus
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Verb
en-verb|squat|t|ed

  1. To bend deeply at the knees while resting on one's feet.
  2. To occupy without permission.

Translations
trans-top|to bend at the knees
Danish: (sidde på) hug
Finnish: kyykistyä, kyyristyä
trans-mid
French: s'accroupir
German: hocken
Japanese: しゃがむ(syagamu )
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trans-top|to occupy without permission
Danish: besætte
German: besetzen
Italian: occupare, occupare abusivamente
trans-mid
Japanese: 不法占拠する(ふほうせんきょする, huhou senkyo suru)
Spanish: okupar (sic)
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