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synonyms for squatting

  • clearing
  • establishment
  • expansion
  • founding
  • immigration
  • migration
  • settlement
  • settling
  • transplanting
  • expanding
  • opening up
  • peopling
  • pioneering
  • populating
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How to use squatting in a sentence

He came back, however, in a few minutes, and squatting beside me abstractedly got out papers and tobacco.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
John was squatting on the living room floor, surrounded by a forest of empty beer bottles.
THE HOLES AND JOHN SMITHEDWARD W. LUDWIG
Squatting on his haunches he wrenched a large tobacco-wad from a black plug, then leaned over towards his neighbour and grunted.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
The two boys was squatting back to back behind the pile, so they could watch both ways.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
Jack found Mr. Figgins in his cabin, squatting on a cushion cross-legged.
JACK HARKAWAY'S BOY TINKER AMONG THE TURKSBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
They always treated me as though I were an invalid; and kept me for a year or two squatting on an Alp on account of my lungs.
A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
Maclise was in the office, getting orders for the branch, and Chandler was squatting in the gangway of the 815 and waiting.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
The answer to her question was squatting not far distant, where some cars, just arrived from San Fernando, were being unloaded.
GARDENS OF THE CARIBBEES, V. 1/2IDA MAY HILL STARR
A few feet beyond there is the goldsmith, squatting cross-legged on the ground outside the door of his shanty.
GARDENS OF THE CARIBBEES, V. 1/2IDA MAY HILL STARR
Here a crowd of natives of all kinds have been crammed into what look like covered-in trucks, and they are squatting on the floor.
ROUND THE WONDERFUL WORLDG. E. MITTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SQUATTING

  • clearing
  • establishment
  • expanding
  • expansion
  • founding
  • immigration
  • migration
  • opening up
  • peopling
  • pioneering
  • populating
  • settlement
  • settling
  • squatting
  • transplanting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.