There are 2 main translations of stoop in Spanish

: stoop1stoop2

stoop1

Pronunciation /stup//stuːp/

intransitive verb

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    • 1.1(have a stoop)

      she's beginning to stoop se está encorvando
      • he stoops a little es un poco cargado de espaldas / encorvado

    • 1.2stooping present participle

      (posture) encorvado
      (shoulders) caído
      • His injuries healed but as he grew bigger the scar tissue contracted and he began to stoop like an old man.
      • During the Brixton riots inquiry in 1981 his tall, stooping figure appeared regularly on television.
      • Though he stoops over as if gravity is dragging down his meaty shoulders, Rod standing tall is six feet six inches and 270 pounds.

  • 2

    (bend over)
    agacharse
    • After looking around for a few seconds, he stooped down to pick up a snail shell he found on the sidewalk.
    • He stoops to recover the horseshoe from where it lies.
    • Finn stooped down next to the bright, crystal clear water and started scooping handfuls of water into his mouth.
    • Evelyn stooped down and picked the six-year-old girl up.
    • The gentleman stooped down and plucked one of the blooms from its bed.
    • Instinctively Loretta stooped down to pick it up.
    • Adam stooped down and picked up the object, careful shutting the lid and placing it back on her nightstand.
    • A wave of guilt washed over me and I stooped down to pick him up.
    • He turned his back on me, went over to the generator, stooped and retrieved something.
    • Mal shrugged as he stooped down to look into the car.
    • I was pruning the flowerbeds, mowing the grass, that sort of thing, and had just stooped down to pick up a piece of litter when a red rubber ball landed about twenty centimetres from me.
    • Borrowing a pen from another tourist, she stooped down to the boy's level.
    • He stooped down and carefully peered around the doorway, both ways.
    • Hands trembling, he stooped down to pick them off the road and steadied himself with one hand on the truck.
    • I spun towards the voice, stooping to grab my knife.
    • David grinned and stooped down beside his daughter.
    • He then stooped down next to me and ran a hand over my hair.
    • A man never stands so tall as when he stoops to help a child.
    • Then, she pointed at the towering hill and at herself, then stooped down and wrote in the sand with her finger.
    • He stooped down to the window and looked right at me, grinning.
    • My balance regained, I stooped down to pick up the overgrown puppy that immediately began licking my face once it was within reach.
    • I stooped down to pick up a book and then handed it to her.
    • Jorge stooped down, picked it up and dusted it off.
    • She would have stooped to retrieve her knives had he not waved his own at her threateningly.
    • He stooped down to touch the road, then straightened up, worried.
  • 3

    (demean oneself)
    how could she stoop so low? ¿cómo pudo llegar tan bajo?
    • to stoop to sth/-ing rebajarse a algo/+ inf
    • I'm not going to stoop to his level no voy a rebajarme a su nivel
    • to stoop to + inf rebajarse a + inf

transitive verb

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    don't stoop your shoulders! ponte derecho
    • he stoops his shoulders se encorva

noun

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    (posture)
    he has a slight stoop es un poco cargado de espaldas / encorvado
    • she walks with a stoop camina encorvada
    • His sprightly frame is totally erect with not a hint of a stoop and his quick stride and purposeful gait would put men half his age to shame.
    • He walked with a stoop and a rolling gait, the once upright take-on-the-world stance of the magnificent athlete now reduced to a shambling stagger.
    • He was walking with a pronounced stoop, gleefully rubbing his hands together and grinning like a maniac.
    • The elderly man is of medium height and build, wearing glasses and walking with a slight stoop.
    • He noticed a beginning, almost imperceptible touch of red around her eyes, a stoop to her shoulders that had not been there before.
    • Now 71, he is tanned and tall, with a slight stoop.
    • Tuck was angular and lean, with a slight stoop, as he is today.

There are 2 main translations of stoop in Spanish

: stoop1stoop2

stoop2

entrada, n.

Pronunciation /stuːp//stup/

noun

US

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    (porch)
    (a la que se accede por una escalinata) entrada feminine
    • About ten minutes later, we were sitting on the stoop of his building, putting on our roller blades.
    • Around here, neighbors yelled to each other from their front stoops.
    • She stepped up onto the stoop and fumbled around the doorway for the keypad.
    • What I remember most is sitting on the back stoop of the house, crying.
    • Momentarily, I will get up, take a few steps down the hallway, and peek out onto our front stoop.
    • They opened the door, and slowly stepped out onto the stoop, looking out at the land in front of them.
    • I was legitimately surprised when I saw Tucker, along with Emma and Hayden standing on the front stoop of my father's house.
    • We've been sitting on the front stoop of an unlit house, blinking into the darkness, waiting, or so we thought.
    • Lately, I have noticed a man sitting on the stoop of an apartment building near mine.
    • The Sunday New York Times, wrapped in blue plastic, already was on the front stoop, and the smell of coffee was floating up from the kitchen.
    • Concrete is popular for sidewalks, parking pads, patios, dumpster pads, front stoops, recreational areas, driveways, curbs, gutters and much more.
    • It ended with a long kiss on my stoop and his promise to call the next day.
    • Emma stormed out of the manor and collapsed on the front stoop in tears.
    • When I bought my house, there were immense, ball-shaped evergreens on either side of the front stoop.
    • She sets her buckets on the front stoop and pauses before opening the door.
    • The ferryman was watching from the stoop of a nearby clapboard house as we rolled up.
    • He was there standing on the front stoop, hands stuck in his pockets.
    • Jackson was sitting on the stoop early in the morning, when the birds were just beginning to call and the sky was grey.
    • The boy stands outside on the stoop of his house finishing the rest of his toast.
    • I even let James kiss me on the stoop and it feels okay.