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See definition of stooping on Dictionary.com
  • as inpatronizing
  • as inpatronage

synonyms for stooping

  • arrogant
  • pretentious
  • snobbish
  • snobby
  • cronyism
  • civility
  • deference
  • disdain
  • insolence
  • patronizing
  • sufferance
  • toleration
  • patronization
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antonyms for stooping

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  • humble
  • respect
  • antagonism
  • competition
  • detraction
  • humility
  • modesty
  • opposition
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How to use stooping in a sentence

A photo shows a young boy sitting on a stoop, looking sad because he couldn’t see his grandparents up close.
A 28-YEAR-OLD ‘NERD’ IN BALTIMORE INVENTED A NEW TYPE OF MASK, AND TAPPED INTO THE STRANGENESS OF THIS 2020 HOLIDAY SEASONTHERESA VARGASNOVEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Ten paces along Bond Street he encountered a small, stooping figure which became detached from the shadows of a shop door.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Stooping, lest our heads furnish a target, we splashed along in the shallow water till we reached the mouth of the canyon.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
He saw the big hands outspread, he saw the slightly stooping shoulders, he saw the face and eyes, the light blue eyes.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Mr. Mason was fond of children, and stooping down he kissed the child, who drew back and hid behind Jake.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
"Mr. Mudge requires no hat where he is now," continued the doctor, stooping to poke the fire.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Then, stooping suddenly, the Parisian ran his blade under the other brave's guard and through the fellow's thigh.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
But at some distance from the cavern he dropped his pipe, and on stooping to pick it up he picked up instead a little satin shoe.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
Stooping forward and bending his knees, Sir Lucien made his way along the passage, the Chinaman following.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Paul was short in stature, somewhat stooping and at the middle age his hair was thin, inclining to baldness.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO STOOPING

  • civility
  • cronyism
  • deference
  • disdain
  • insolence
  • patronization
  • patronizing
  • stooping
  • sufferance
  • toleration
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.