English dictionary definition of:

squat


Noun

  • the act of assuming or maintaining a crouching position with the knees bent and the buttocks near the heels
  • exercising by repeatedly assuming a crouching position with the knees bent; strengthens the leg muscles
  • a small worthless amount

Verb

  • sit on one's heels
  • occupy (a dwelling) illegally
  • be close to the earth, or be disproportionately wide

Adjective

  • having a low center of gravity; built low to the ground
  • short and thick; as e.g. having short legs and heavy musculature

Thesaurus

chunky crouch dumpy hunker low-set scrunch squatting squatty stumpy underslung

Spellzone course content

View spelling list qua and squa words and learn about the word squat in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 3. Spelling the consonant sounds, Part 2.

View spelling list qua words and learn about the word squat in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 6. Short vowels e.g. e or ea? o or u? .

Scrabble score for squat


Scrabble score = 14

generated at 14:28:26 on 18-11-19

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